Health and Safety for Head Teachers Online

Clarifies Head Teachers' key responsibilities for health and safety in maintained schools and academies.

    • Overview

      The Health and Safety for Head Teachers online course clarifies head teachers' key responsibilities for health and safety in maintained schools and academies.

      The course covers the following topics:

        • Head Teachers' Responsibilities

        • Legal requirements

        • Managing risks

    • This course covers...

      • The role of Head Teachers

      • Key responsibilities

      • Examples of fines

      • Relevant legislation

      • Risk Management

    • Structure

      The course is completed on an online platform, and can be taken at the user’s own pace. The course should take an estimated time of 20-30 minutes if taken all at one time.

      The course is formatted into the following areas:

      • Welcome – Introduction to the course

      • Lesson One – Head Teachers' responsibilities

      • Lesson Two – Legal requirements

      • Lesson Three – Managing risks

      • Assessment – multiple choice assessment (you are required to get 70% or above to pass the course)

      • What’s next? – access to a downloadable certificate and additional resources

    • More Information

      You can access a free introduction to health and safety demo course so you can see how the platform works and if it is suited to your needs. Contact Jodie at to gain access to this course.

      PLEASE NOTE: Accounts for the courses must be set-up by a member of staff; these details will be created and sent to you as soon as possible. Our operating hours are from Mon – Fri 8:30am to 5:00pm so accounts can be created during this timeframe.

      The pricing structure for multiple users is as follows

          • 1-10 users - £20

          • 11-20 users - £18

          • 21-30 users - £16

          • 31-40 users - £14

          • 41-50 users - £12

          • 50+ users - £10

      If you have any questions regarding any of the online courses please contact