Gain an understanding of the requirements of ISO/PAS 45005:2020 through engaging modules and interactive workshops, on this one day Introduction to ISO 45005 training course.

Delegates will gain an understanding of effective action which can be undertaken to protect workers and interested parties from the risks of COVID-19, identify how to address risks relating to COVID-19 using a systematic approach and understand how an effective framework can assist a company in adapting to working within a pandemic.

ISO/PAS 45005:2020 occupational health and safety (OH&S) management standard provides general guidelines to organisations on managing the risks arising from COVID-19 within the workplace. The standard is applicable to all organisations including those who have been operating throughout the pandemic and those planning to resume operations following partial or full closure.

  • Overview of ISO/PAS 45005 including of terms and definitions
  • The purpose and benefits of ISO/PAS 45005
  • Identifying, prioritising and reducing risks arising from COVID-19
  • Undertaking a systematic approach to address risks
  • Protecting workers and other relevant interested parties
  • External and internal issues to consider, including changes to the supply chain and increased worker absence
  • Hygiene within the workplace
  • The use of personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • The Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) cycle
  • Planning for changes to restrictions
  • The importance of applicable legislation and guidance

This course is suitable for delegates at all levels including staff and contractors adhering to ISO/PAS 45005 requirements, managers seeking to implement ISO/PAS 45005 and company owners seeking to enhance health and safety within the workplace.

Upon completion of this one day Introduction to ISO 45005 training course delegates will:

  • understand the  benefits of implementing ISO/PAS 45005:2020 within the workplace
  • be able to assess risks within the organisation, including external and internal issues
  • utilise a systematic approach to monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of safety measures and protocols
  • understand the importance of implementing processes to keep the workplace clean and reduce the transmission of COVID-19

Delegates will also receive a certificate of completion which serves as evidence of their new understanding and skills in ISO 45005.