Who is this course for?
This qualification is designed to provide learners with knowledge of the basic health and safety practices essential in the workplace
What does the course cover?
The qualification provides learners with an understanding in the responsibilities of employers and employees, the benefits of good health and safety, steps to a risk assessment and how they can reduce accidents, near misses and ill-health, typical hazards and controls in a workplace, common causes of accidents, near misses and ill-health, emergency procedures and the importance of recording accidents, near misses and ill-health.
This course usually runs from 09:30 - 16:30, it is recommended that learners arrive at least 15 minutes before the session to sign in, make a drink and get settled before the training starts.
This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination. There are 20 questions and the pass mark is 60%.
Successful learners will receive a Level 2 Award in Health & Safety in the Workplace (RQF)
100% of the course must be attended to gain this qualification.
ID Required: Passport, Driving Licence or work ID card are accepted.