Online training course - Safety Signs Awareness

The Safety Signs Awareness training course explains the different types of safety signs and symbols and how and where health & safety signs should be used to ensure they are most effective.

The course also outlines how to ensure people are properly informed about workplace hazards and to provide appropriate safety information.

Course modules :

  • Introduction
    Introduces the main requirements of the Regulations.
  • What is a Safety Sign ?
    Describes the various types of safety signs.
  • Using Safety Signs
    Considers important points to remember when using signboards.
  • Safety Signs
    Illustrates examples of prohibition, warning, mandatory, emergency escape and first-aid signs.
  • Fire Safety Signs
    Considers the important features of fire safety signs.
  • Other Signs & Signals
    Looks at how to use signs to mark containers and traffic routes.
  • Self Test
    20 questions covering each of the previous modules. A certificate is offered if the test is passed.


The Safety Signs training course is ideally for:

Employers, managers, employees, the self-employed and persons responsible for managing safety signs in the work place.

Safety Signs Awareness training course timing:

This 'Safety Signs' course takes approximately 30 minutes to complete. You are purchasing one copy of this course, with one attempt at the test at the end.

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Tracking of progress takes place on every page of the course. Therefore, if there is a failure for any reason, you can log in again and carry on with the course until completion.

Self Assessment

The course contains an interactive self assessment with mutiple choice questions to test your understanding of the contents of the course. On successful completion of the test, you will receive a downloadable certificate of competency which you may print.

How to buy and do the course

Each course costs 14.95+vat (17.94) which you order and pay for online. Payment is via paypal, which allows you to use a debit or credit card. We are not given any of the payment or personal details.

When you purchase a course - you are buying one copy of the course which contains tutorial material and a test. The test has a passmark of 75%, and you get one go at the test. If you fail it, you must buy another copy and have another go.

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