Counselling FAQ’s

Counselling is having the opportunity to talk to a trained professional about your problems. To explain how it works in a few words is difficult, but just think about riding a bicycle. Most of us are capable of going through life fairly well balanced. Occasionally, especially after an incident that shakes our self-assurance, we lose […]

Health Surveillance

The City and County of Swansea Council run a Corporate Health Surveillance Programme. Managers must ensure a suitable and sufficient risk assessment is carried out in order to assess risks caused by work. The Occupational Health & Wellbeing Unit have designed a Job Hazard Profile form that can be used to assess each job to […]

Committee FAQ’s

a) Is there a specific number of people needed to make up the membership of a Safety Group / Is there a specific number of people needed to make up the membership of a Health and Safety Committee? b) Do all members have to be present at Safety Group Meetings / Health and Safety Committee […]

Training FAQ’s

What is training? Training is the acquisition of knowledge,  skills and competencies as a result of the teaching of vocational or practical skills and knowledge that relate to specific useful competencies.   Training has specific goals of improving one’s capability, capacity, productivity and performance. Who needs training? As an employer we need to make sure that […]