Careers & Development
A key focus for the Government Health and Safety Lead is to promote and increase the capability of those in the health and safety profession. Below are our professional development programmes [PDF, 1.9 MB], [PDF, 1.8 MB] [PDF, 604 KB] which have been designed and developed to meet specific capability needs identified by the sector, to help develop and grow our health and safety practitioners.
Enhancing Safety: De-Escalation Training Update for Public Sector Workers
Health and Safety Generalist Career Pathway
Summer Internship Programme
Public Sector Early in Careers Health and Safety Certificate
This certificate is designed for new H&S practitioners, co-coordinators, graduates who are starting their careers in health, safety, and wellbeing profession, and HS Reps who are interested in developing their H&S knowledge further or to use as a stepping stone programme to transition into a H&S career.
Officer Development Programme
Check out our 2021 Workplace Health and Safety Awards, winning the Governance category. Aimed at Deputy Chief Executives and Chief Executives,