HSL: Leadership Series – Health & Safety Leadership Excellence: A Workshop for Senior Leaders – Buxton, 21 February 2017

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HSL is to run a 1 day course on Leadership Series – Health Safety Leadership Excellence: A Workshop for Senior Leaders.

21 February 2017


This one day
interactive workshop is designed to equip senior leaders with
knowledge and understanding of key health and safety leadership
responsibilities and values (as identified through research) and
understand how this enables them to work towards achieving health
and safety cultural excellence.

By the end of the
workshop, leaders will be able to reflect on their own leadership
style as well as leadership within the business in the following
four areas:



Leaders will be able to:

  • Consider their roles and responsibilities for health and safety
    in line with current regulation
  • Recognise the influence of leadership on health and safety
  • Recognise the importance of leadership as a means of preventing
    work-related stress
  • Recognise the link between effective health and safety
    leadership and becoming a high reliability organisation (HRO).
  • Reflect upon their business’s leadership strategy



Leaders will be able to:

  • Recognise the impact of leadership on team cohesion and
    functioning, in particular the importance of effective
    interpersonal skills
  • Understand the importance of inviting and challenging the good
    and bad news
  • Appreciate the benefits of effective reward, recognition and



Leaders will be able to:

  • Understand HSL’s model for effective health and safety
  • Reflect on their own health and safety leadership style 
    and what can influence their own decision making and subsequent



  • Better understand the myriad of influences upon others’
    behaviour (introducing HSL’s evidence based model of human
    behaviour), including the impact of our subconscious bias, learning
    styles and human error. This will help leaders respond more
    appropriately to their team.


The workshop is
designed to equip you with the latest thinking and research in
health and safety leadership as well as provide you with the
opportunity to share your own experiences, reflect on your
capabilities, consider ways in which you can drive a leadership
strategy forward in your own organisation and learn from your peers
and HSL experts.

Delegates will
leave with an individual and organisational development plan for
how they intend to improve their own and others leadership

Who will benefit?

tworkshop is for anyone with senior health and safety leadership
responsibility, i.e. health and safety managers and directors,
operations directors, human resource directors, company directors.
This workshop could be delivered in-house depending upon company


The workshop will be run at the Health Safety Laboratory in
the spa town of Buxton. Buxton is in the heart of the Peak District
and has good links to mainline train stations and Manchester
International Airport.

Details of hotels in the Buxton area can be found at www.visitbuxton.co.uk


The cost of this workshop is £495 per
person (includes course notes, lunch and refreshments).

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Please note the invoice option is not available within 4
weeks of the course date, or for overseas customers.  If you
are selecting the invoice option for payment, it will be mandatory
to input a purchase order/reference number as we are unable to
process booking forms without this.

For further dates and additional information email: training@hsl.gsi.gov.uk
or contact the Training Conferences Unit
at HSL directly on +44 (0)1298 218806.

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