Member Events

COHPA’s AGM and Member’s Update Meeting 2018

AGM 19th September 2018 ,The Queens Hotel Leeds 9.30 – 3.30 

9.30 – 10.00      Registration and coffee 

10.00 – 10.15     Welcome and AGM (COHPA members’ only) – voting outcome after lunch

10.15- 11.15      Dr Paul McLaren Consultant psychiatrist – The Priory Group.

‘Crossing the line: When occupational distress becomes mental illness. The early identification of mental ill health in the workplace is an important challenge to employers and employees alike. Paul McLaren will review the classification and epidemiology of common mental disorders which manifest at work with their corresponding care pathways’.

11.15 – 12.15     Freddie Baker, Senior Policy Officer ICO – GDPR 

12.15 – 1.15       Angus Baskerville – Autism; Personal Challenges in the workplace with a touch of magic.

1.15 – 1.45         Lunch 

1.45 – 2.30         Louis Pace- Risley Recruitment

‘The checking processes, and professional standards applied before putting a candidate forward to a client and the OH recruitment market in general’

2.30 – 3.00         Iain Jenkins – Employment Law Update 

3.00                   Coffee 

3.15 – 3.30         Close, with voting outcome and welcome to new Board

**Please contact, if any COHPA member would like to attend this meeting**


COHPA sponsored member’s training

COHPA’s Spirometry Workshops 

These half-day workshops held every April and November are run by Vitalograph on behalf of COHPA.


COHPA’s Audiometry Workshops 

Members have the option to attend a two-day comprehensive training course, or a one-day refresher training course recommended by the British Society of Audiology (BSA) and the HSE ‘The control of noise at work regulations 2005’. Industry specific requirements will form the basis of these comprehensive course contents, which are both practical and theoretical. These courses are run by PROHMS on behalf of COHPA.