Skip navigation to content

Health and Safety Training

Health and Safety Training


Environmental Health and Safety Services provide a wide variety of health and safety  training. This training can be specific for Schools/Units/Residences or can be specilaised training (for example in biosafety procedures) only for relevant members of staff. We also provide a wide variety of electronic training using the University's Moodle computer platform.

If you wish to arrange specific 'Face to Face' training you should contact the University's Health and Safety (Training) Officer Dr Christine Linton (e-mail:  or Tel: (01334 46) 2789.).

Electronic Health and Safety Training Packages

The University runs a variety of health and safety training computer packages. Most of these packages can be found on the University Moodle site at URL:

The following programmes are available:



Display Screen Equipment


Fire Safety

Laser Safety

Manual Handling Operations

Radiation Protection

Risk Assessment - General

Safety Co-ordinator Training

Travel Abroad abd Fieldwork Guidance

Health and Safety Induction Programmes


Dr Christine Linton - Health and Safety (Training) Officer
Environmental, Health and Safety Services (2018)


Environmental, Health and Safety Services
Bute Building,
Queens Terrace,
St Andrews,
Fife, KY16 9TS
Scotland, United Kingdom.
Tel: +44 (0)1334 462771