Fatigue is a very serious risk to health and safety the workplace. It reduces worker effectiveness and judgement, which can lead to an increased risk of workplace incidents. Fatigue can also have long term effects on the health of individuals if it is not properly managed.
This course targets workers in any organisation, focusing on defining fatigue and how it affects the human body. It provides information on the potential effects of fatigue in the workplace and then describes how fatigue can be effectively managed and eliminated, reducing safety risks to the worker, their colleagues and the organisation.
At the completion of this course, learners should be able to: