DAY & LABORATORY USE OF THE EDUCATIONAL PLATFORM OF THE EUROPEAN PROJECT
Safety4EL – Improved Safety for Electricians

The workshop and workshop entitled “Using the European Safety4EL-Enhanced Electrical Safety Education Platform” was successfully completed by the Intercollege and Institute of Technology and Engineering, Cyprus Local Network, IET Cyprus Network. During the event, the main objectives and results of the project were presented which can be used by stakeholders to improve safety and health in the workplace.

Participants also attended a workshop on the use of the Safety4El educational platform. The platform is open to the public and is a useful educational tool for upgrading the knowledge of employees and apprentices in safety and health not only in the field of electricity but also in the construction industry.
It contains material in 11 separate sections on Safety & Health as well as an online quiz to assess users’ knowledge. In addition to the material, they include handy videos, very useful for the training of trained electricians and other technicians, with accompanying worksheets for further training on safety and health.

The above mentioned material is available to users in 5 different languages, Maltese, Danish, Spanish, English and Greek.

The event was attended by professional electricians and electrical engineers, members of the IET Institute of Technology and Engineering, members of SAWK, trainers of the Technical and Vocational Education, inspectors of the Ministry of Education and Culture, officers of the Department of Labor and Labor and the Inspectorate of Labor private and public stakeholders.

For more information on the Safety4El project and access to the educational platform http://safety4el.net/

This project was funded with the support of the European Commission. This Communication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use that may be made of the information contained therein.