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General Cardiff

Intervention Area

Health and safety

Nature of Training Opportunity

Placement with a busy Health and Safety enforcement section

Training Outcome

  • Inspection of local authority enforced premises for compliance with health and safety legislation
  • Identifying hazards and quantifying associated risks
  • Interpreting legislative requirements

Name of Local Authority

Cardiff City Council

Contact

Sarah Jones
029 20 871845 Email: sajones@cardiff.gov.uk 

Learning Period required

2 days – 4 separate placements available per year

Precluded dates

July, August, December, Easter Holiday period (i.e. two weeks surrounding Easter)

Specific requirements

Safety shoes, hi-visibility jacket/vest and hard hat may also be necessary depending on nature of visits

Group Visit? *

No

Additional comments

No specific premises guaranteed - dependent on inspection programme at time of placement – however we will attempt to provide a range of different premises

Linked visits

None In this Intervention Area. See also Intervention Areas – Health Protection and Development, Environmental Protection

* 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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