Falmouth University Health and Safety

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Falmouth University Health and Safety

The following health and safety information is specific to the named locations across Penryn Campus. Please familiarise yourself with the information relating to the building where your event/meeting will be held as details vary across different buildings. If you are using multiple locations it is your responsibility to ensure that you are fully aware of the safety procedures for each area being used.

Risks assessments are also your responsibility and a template form can be found below.

The event safety procedure documents highlight important information on:

  • fire and what to do in the event of an alarm
  • first aid
  • security
  • welfare
  • building plans detailing key areas.

Students can see a doctor at the Penryn Campus, or if you live in Falmouth, you can register at a nearby surgery.

To see the doctor at the Student Health Centre at the Penryn Campus, you need to register with the Penryn Surgery first, and then book an appointment. To make an appointment, contact Penryn Surgery on 01326 372502, stating that you are a student at Falmouth.

Don’t wait until you are unwell to register, it’s better that a doctor has access to your full history when they see you.

Doctor sessions – Student Health Centre, Penryn Campus (opposite the Stannary)

Monday 8.30am – 11.30am
Tuesday 8.30am – 11.30am
Wednesday 3.00pm – 5.00pm
Thursday 3.00pm – 5.00pm
Friday 8.30am – 11.30am

Local surgeries 


Penryn Surgery, Saracen Way,
Penryn TR10 8HX
Tel: 01326 372502
Web: penryn.co.uk


Falmouth Health Centre, Trevaylor Road,
Falmouth, TR11 2LH
Tel: 01326 210090
Web: faldoc.co.uk

Trescobeas Surgery, Trescobeas Road,
Falmouth, TR11 2UN
Tel: 01326 315615
Web: trescobeas-surgery.co.uk

Westover Surgery, Western Terrace,
Falmouth, TR11 4QJ
Tel: 01326 212120
Web: westoversurgery.co.uk

To register at Westover, go to the new patients section on their website. You will need photo ID and proof of being a resident in Falmouth will be helpful.

You can also contact Student Services for a range of support, information, advice and specialist services:

Student Services

Tel: 01326 370460 (Penryn), 01326 213735 (Falmouth)
Email: studentservices@fxplus.ac.uk
Web portal: compass.fxplus.ac.uk