Occupational Health Technician Course – 3 Day

Our 3 day course is run every other month – it covers all the skills required of an Occupational Health Technician and is suitable for existing OHTs and new entrants to the profession.

Skills included in our course :

  • Professional Standards and Responsibilities  confidentiality, data protection and record keeping.
  • Spirometry
  • Audiometry
  • Measurements – Weight Height BMI
  • Vision Tests  – Musculoskeletal assessment
  • Urine tests and finger prick blood tests
  • Standards of fitness for common medicals Safety Critical/Driver/Fork Lift truck/Confined space etc.
  • Blood pressure
  • Basic Life Support/Defibrillation/ Anaphylaxis
  • Skin surveillance
  • Introduction to HAVS
  • Drug and Alcohol Testing (Chain of Custody)
  • Safeguarding

A certificate is awarded to successful candidates