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National Irish Safety Organisation

A11 Calmount Park, Calmount Avenue,, Ballymount, Dublin 12, Dublin, Ireland

You can find a huge selection of health and safety courses delivered by the National Irish Safety Organisation (NISO) on Courses.ie

The National Irish Safety Organisation Limited, trading as National Irish Safety Organisation, is a company limited by guarantee not having a share capital. They are registered in Dublin, Ireland with registered office at A11 Calmount Park, Ballymount, Dublin 12 and registered company number 183138.

Additionally, the National Irish Safety Organisation is also a charity with CHY number 5573

The Directors of The National Irish Safety Organisation Limited are Des Brandon, Harry Galvin and Fergal McKevitt and Michael O’Neill.

The National Irish Safety Organisation Limited, trading as National Irish Safety Organisation and known as NISO, is a company limited by guarantee not having a share capital, registered in Dublin, Ireland with registered office at A11 Calmount Park, Ballymount, Dublin 12 and registered company number 183138.

National Irish Safety Organisation is also a charity with CHY number 5573.

 

To create the conditions where Irish workplaces are among the safest and healthiest in Europe through:

  • The provision of leading information, advisory and training services.
  • The promotion of a culture of excellence in workplace health & safety.
  • Playing a leading role in advancing the national health & safety agenda.
  • Helping members develop a culture of health and safety in their workplace

 

NISO is working to help organisations reduce the number of fatalities and injuries that happen in Irish workplaces each year.

Furthermore, they promote the positive role that companies can play when they adopt a proactive approach to health and safety.  The All Ireland Safety Awards is an example of this. Organised in conjunction with the Northern Ireland Safety Group, the scheme recognises and recompenses excellence in health and safety practices.

In addition, they provide a platform to exchange ideas and information in the area of health and safety for their members.

As a voluntary independent body with charitable status, NISO complements the information provided by the Health and Safety Authority, the Irish statutory public body responsible for the promotion and enforcement of occupational safety and health.

Health and Safety Representation Course

Health and Safety Representation. Undertake the Health and Safety Representation Course and become the representative of this area. OBJECTIVES This programme of learning suggests how consultation on safety, health and welfare issues should be undertaken between employer and employees generally and between the employer and the health and safety representative(s) chosen by the employees. COURSE…

IOSH Managing Safely

IOSH Managing Safely is a 4-day IOSH Certified course. Managing Safely is designed for managers and supervisors in any sector, and any organisation. Essentially, participants will get up to speed on the practical actions, necessary information and tools that are needed to tackle health and safety issues they’re responsible for. Furthermore, Managing Safely reinforces health and…

Manual Handling Basic Course

Manual Handling Basic. Staff engaged in manual handling tasks are required to receive training in assessment of loads and how to lift and handle loads safely. There is a wide variety of manual handling tasks: our content may not cover all situations. Our open course includes both instruction and practical training. Objectives: Increasing awareness of…

Manual Handling Instructor Course

This Manual Handling Instructor course meets the framework standards of Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI, previously known as FETAC). It’s a level 6 Specific Purpose Award. This is a five day course that runs over a 2 week period – typically Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday of the first week and Monday, Tuesday of the second week. Participants on the…

NISO Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety (Tuesdays 7-9pm at Waterford IT)

Occupational Health and Safety. Introduction Occupational Health and Safety is a major concern to employers and employees across all industry sectors in small, medium and large organisations, for profit or not. Preventable accidents, lost time and errors cost businesses both time and money. Not to mention,  the personal pain and suffering that many accidents at…

NISO Certificate in Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Course Ballymount, Dublin 12

The National Irish Safety Organisation provides this NISO Certificate in Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Course at Calmount Park, Ballymount, Dublin 12 Introduction Occupational Health and Safety is a major concern to employers and employees across all industry sectors in small, medium and large organisations, for profit or not. Preventable accidents, lost time and errors…

Occupational First Aid Course

Occupational First Aid. Learn all you need to know about Occupational First Aid and get the knowledge you need in order to provide a good standard of treatment. OBJECTIVES Providing the occupational first aider with the necessary skills to administer effective first aid in the workplace; Dealing with emergencies; Assessing and treating injuries; To maintain…

Occupational First Aid Re-Certification

NISO deliver this Occupational First Aid Re-Certification course regularly year round. All learners attending a Occupational First Aid one-day refresher will receive a certificate of attendance. As a result, this certificate will clearly state the date the training was completed on and the learners QQI certificate number. If the learner is attending a one-day refresher…

Risk Assessment Course

Risk Assessment. The Risk Assessment is helping to identify the hazards involved in the specified area, their level, intensity and also how to resolve this issue. OBJECTIVES Developing an understanding of the concepts associated with workplace risk assessment and associated legislation; Recognising the factors that contribute to workplace hazards and risk to workers; To undertake…

Risk Assessment Course (Basic Concepts)

NISO deliver this Risk Assessment (Basic Concepts) training course regularly across Ireland. The Risk Assessment Course is a 2-day NISO Certified course. All employers are legally required to identify workplace hazards and assess and control associated risks to workers and others in the workplace. Who is it for? This Risk Assessment course is designed as an introduction…

Safety Representation

This Safety Representation course is delivered by NISO regularly throughout the year. Safety Representation is a 2-day NISO Certified course. Guidance from the Health and Safety Authority recommends a minimum standard of training for workplace Safety Representatives. For anyone interested to undertake the role, this Safety Representation course could be ideal. Who is it for? This…

VDU/DSE Assessor

The VDU/DSE Assessor Course is a one-day course running from 9am to 5pm certified by NISO. The VDU/DSE Assessor role is to assess the workstation of a user and to impart the knowledge required to work safely at a VDE / DSE workstation in accordance with the requirements of the 2007 General Application Regulations. Aim: To…

Workplace Safety Training

Overview This one day training programme introduces those seeking employment together with new, inexperienced and transferred workers to issues relating to health and safety at work. It will help the employee interact with supervisors, co-workers, work areas, and jobs, and especially to health and safety. Training and extra assistance during the initial period of employment…

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