Understanding PUWER training

Understanding PUWER

Understanding PUWER

PUWER stands for the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998.
 

It is the main piece of legislation which affects the use of work place machinery and equipment. PUWER is a legal requirement under UK law and your business has a legal obligation to follow.

EVENT DETAILS

DATES:

1ST APRIL 2022

24TH JUNE 2022

23RD SEPTEMBER 2022

TIME: 9-4.30PM 

               

PRICE: £300+VAT

This course can be booked to be delivered at your site.

Course Content

Through the training we look at the regulations themselves and discuss their scope and how they apply.

 

Covering regulations 1-24. The course looks at the following regulations in greater depth to ensure delegates have a thorough understanding. 

  • Maintenance

  • Inspection

  • Instructions

  • Training

  • Dangerous parts of equipment and machinery

  • Emergency stops

  • Control systems

  • Isolation

  • Marking and warnings

Covers regulation 25-30 for mobile work equipment, but not power presses.

COURSE OBJECTIVE: 

At the end of the course, delegates will:

  • Understand the PUWER regulations 

  • Understand how the regulations apply to workplace equipment​

  • Be aware of the documentation required to support PUWER

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

Delegates should have a basic level of understanding health and safety. An understanding of mechanical or electrical disciplines is advantageous.

  • Health and Safety personnel

  • Engineering Managers / Engineering Supervisors

  • Production Managers / Production Supervisors

  • Project Managers / Project Engineers

  • Mechanical / Electrical Engineer​