Choose Safety is an education programme aimed at post primary schools, in particular senior cycle students. More than 28,000 students nationally participated in the Choose Safety programme in Transition Year, Leaving Certificate Applied, Leaving Certificate Vocational Programmes (LCVP) and across further education settings, in the 2019/2020 academic year.
The Choose Safety programme introduces students to the principles of health and safety in the workplace. Choose Safety is based around six modules;
1. Starting work,
2. Workplace hazards,
3. Doing your job,
4. Roles tasks and you,
5. Communicating safely,
6. Reflections. Resource packs are available for students and teachers at participating schools. Students will also receive a ‘Certification of Completion’.