Health & Safety in the Workplace (Level 2 Accredited)
Duration 1 day
This accredited training is designed to provide delegates with knowledge of the basic health and safety practices essential in the workplace. Also, delegates will build an understanding of the responsibilities of employers and employees, the benefits of good health and safety, steps to risk assessment and how it can reduce accidents, near misses and ill-health. This course will also cover typical hazards and controls in a workplace, common causes of accidents, near misses and ill-health, emergency procedures and the importance of recording accidents.
By the end of this course, delegates will have covered: The issues affecting health and safety, including the legislation governing it Roles and duties for health, safety and welfare in the workplace The process of risk assessment and how it can improve health and safety at work Standard procedures for responding to accidents, near misses and ill-health
Methods of Delivery
The trainer will use visual and practical materials and exercises.
This is a participatory course, and we welcome your knowledge and experience.
- Course Content
- Training Considerations
- Related Courses
- Welfare, Safety & Legislation: employer and employee duties
- First Aid
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- Electricity, Fire, and Signage
- Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)
- Manual Handling
- Noise & Vibration
This qualification is aimed at individuals who would like to gain knowledge in basic health and safety practices essential in the workplace.
This qualification is assessed by multiple-choice examination. Learners must complete 20 questions within 45 minutes. Successful learners will have to demonstrate knowledge and understanding across the qualification syllabus and achieve a pass mark of 60% (12/20).
Upon completion of the course, the delegates will receive an accredited certificate.
Refresher of this qualification is recommended every 3 years.
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