Studio Health and Safety for Potters


This course gives you all the information you need to run a studio safely, and also how to evaluate how much truth there is in some of the health and safety posts on social media and elsewhere.
You will learn about how to identify and resolve risks in the studio, through the whole making process from dealing with clay and other raw materials, through making and firing work to final packaging. You will understand how to identify any potentially harmful materials in the studio, and how to deal with them. You will also get to understand good working practice in the studio, as well as appropriate clothing and the use of PPE. You will also be shown resources that you can use to help decide whether something is a significant risk or not.

The course doesn’t deal with the specific legal responsibilities of having staff, or of running a teaching studio, though the health and safety aspects are covered.

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Course Details :-
  • Online Course
  • January 09, 2024 - January 09, 2024
  • Nine weekly 90 minute sessions

What's included in the price

- Eight live lectures with questions and discussions, lasting about 90 minutes each week - Recordings of all lectures for later viewing - Additional optional online course material, giving background info and greater depth - An end of course discussion session - Downloadable PDFs of all presentations - Premium level access to the Tech part of my web site, containing much more information, references etc. - Course completion certificate


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