The Health and Safety Executive states that ‘work related stress develops because a person is unable to cope with the demands being placed on them’. This can come from any aspect of their life, but it often comes from demands placed on them at work.
So why is stress a problem in the workplace?
Well the latest estimates show the total number of cases of work-related stress depression or anxiety account for 39% of all work-related illness.
Some occupations may be more susceptible to stress, but it can affect anyone and can impact on health, ability to function effectively at work and at home and in relationships.
This course will cover an introduction to stress and why it’s a problem, some of the causes of stress and some ways to minimise the risk of stress.
This course is for Employers, managers, and Supervisors
This course assists managers and staff with handling stress and reducing the human and economic costs to the business
There are 4 modules to complete this course
Upon successful completion of this course, supported by CPD, a certificate of completion can be downloaded and added to your personnel and training file
30 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).