Lighting (IOSH Approved and CPD certified)

Lighting (IOSH Approved and CPD certified)

iAM Learning
Updated Aug 24, 2020

Scaring your friends with ghost stories round a campfire just wouldn’t be fun in the daylight, would it? And you can’t play ‘murder in the dark’ without the dark, can you? You see, poor lighting can add drama to a situation. But in the workplace, having proper lighting can literally be a life or death situation.

Working in an environment with poor natural light or inadequate lighting can pose a serious risk to your safety. And, believe it or not, it could be the cause of some painful health issues too. In this short course, you’re going to learn exactly why it’s important to stay well-lit at work. Illuminating.

What does this course cover?

  • Adequate lighting - what are the requirements?
  • Why bad light can cause BIG problems
  • 'Bright ideas' - how to start beating bad light!

Why should you take this course?

Whether you work alone or with others, the need for adequate lighting is always there. Injury or illness caused by bad lighting is avoidable, so knowing what to do and what to look out for is a vital part of safe working. This course will help you understand the dangers of having insufficient lighting and illumination levels in the workplace, and help you assess and manage the health and safety risks attributable to lighting in the workplace.