Award in Health and Safety in the workplace Level 2

Key information

Cost: £100 per person
Start date: 10th March 2018
Duration: 1 day,
Awarding body: Highfield International

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Who needs this qualification?: Anyone in a work environment.

This qualification is aimed at all employees, providing essential knowledge and understanding of health and safety in the workplace.

Qualification content:

Our Health and Safety course covers the following topics:

  • Consequences of non-compliance with health and safety legislation
  • Requirements for training and competence
  • The ways in which health and safety information can be communicated
  • Definitions of ‘hazard’ and ‘risk’
  • The main hazards found in a range of workplaces
  • How hazards can cause harm
  • The common causes of workplace accidents and ill-health
  • The process for carrying out a risk assessment
  • How risk assessments can be used to reduce accidents and ill-health
  • The risk control hierarchy
  • Risk controls for common workplace hazards
  • Arrangements for emergencies and first aid
  • The importance of recording all incidents, accidents and ill-health
  • Actions to be taken following an incident.

Assessment: One multiple choice exam.

Entry criteria: Level 1 literacy recommended

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