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Food Warehouse Bridgend

Intervention Area

Health and safety

Nature of Training Opportunity

Visit to large food distribution warehouse

Training Outcome

  • Undertake Health and Safety inspection accompanied by EHO
  • Health and Safety implications of inspecting such a site
  • Understanding of legislative requirements
  • Consideration of risk assessments and safety policies
  • Management of vehicle / pedestrian movements.

Name of Local Authority

Bridgend County Borough Council

Contact

Mr G T Williams
Telephone 01656 643266
Email willigt@bridgend.gov.uk

Learning Period required

½ day

Precluded dates

Month of August, weeks immediately prior to Christmas and Easter

Specific requirements

Safety shoes, hard hat and high visibility vest

Group Visit? *

Yes

Additional comments

Useful to have read HSE guide to warehouse safety and workplace transport safety.

Linked visits

None in this intervention area. See Food Safety

* If a group visit is indicated, booking will not be by individual students through the contact officer, but will be by the student with UWIC, on dates agreed with the local authority concerned.

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