SPA Module – Stress

SPA Module – Stress

Course Aim

To build on basic health and safety information by concentrating on risks specifically associated with stress

To ensure delegates know the effects of stress in the workplace

Learning Objectives

To ensure delegates know what stress is, and to be aware of the associated hazards.

On completion of this module delegates will be able to:

Define the term ‘stress’

Identify the key causes of workplace stress

Identify the importance of preventing stress

  • Reporting of stress


  • Definition of stress
  • Who is at risk from stress
  • Why prevention stress
  • The effects of stress
  • Stress risk assessment

Success Indicators

Assessment results: Should show an acceptable theoretical understanding and provide an increase in the awareness of stress.