Managing Safety and Health in Primary Schools – Online Course

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The Health and Safety Authority have developed an online course for managing safety and health in primary schools.

The course aims to assist principals, teachers, etc. in their understanding of managing workplace safety and health in primary schools.

The course covers areas such as:
  • completing a safety statement,
  • carrying out risk assessments,
  • employer roles and responsibilities, and
  • accident / incident reporting.


  • Checklists

    Upon completion the user should be able to:
  • Identify the most common types of hazards that occur in primary schools,
  • Prevent hazards in the classroom,
  • Report accidents accurately and efficiently,
  • Recognise the roles and responsibilities of individuals in the school in relation to health and safety matters.


  • The online course can be accessed here.

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