How to re-open your Business Safely post COVID 19 lock down

Remote Training
Thursday, 4th June 2020
10am to 11.30am
Business Training

Online Course for Offaly based businesses on how to re-open your business safely post Covid19 lockdown. Trainer: Optimum Ltd. THIS COURSE IS LIMITED TO OFFALY BASED BUSINESSES.

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How to re-open your Business Safely post COVID 19 lock down

 Implementing suitable control measures to mitigate the risk of COVID-19 infection when your team emerge from lockdown and safeguarding your business against the risk of non-compliance. What measures should be communicated to all employees and others at the place of work and what enhanced health and safety measures need to be considered

  •  What actions do you need to take in advance of lock down being lifted
  • Communication Planning
  • Return to work plans
  • What should be provided to each employee after lock down whether working from home or returning to work (PPE)
  • What facilities should be in place
  • Social distancing and workspaces
  • Advice on Health Surveillance and screening measures
  • Setting up a system for a combination of remote working and being back in the workplace
  • Policies and Procedures, disciplinary issues and risk assessment
  • Wellbeing and welfare
  • Practical Tips – planning for the return to work
  • Looking ahead – contingency plans for the future

The Trainer is Mark Ivers and he possesses an MBA and BA at an educational level and has many courses behind him including Health and Safety, Safe Pass, VDU Assessor and Manual Handling.  He has delivered a range of training courses and consultancy services on a variety of topics including Health and Safety.  He works with Optimum with LEO Clients in most business related areas and has a comprehensive understanding of Micro Enterprises and SMEs having set up businesses in Ireland and Internationally.


The workshop is mainly concentrating on providing information to small businesses  on the Return to Work Safely Protocol prepared by the Department of Business, Enterprise and the Department of Health and overseas best practice particularly New Zealand.   It is not aligned to the programmes for Construction Workers on  Compliance Officer Training where certification is provided. 

This course is limited to Offaly based businesses only.