The qualification provides learners with an understanding of the responsibilities and employers and employees, the benefits of good health and safety, steps to a risk assessment, common causes of and how to reduce accidents, near misses and ill-health, typical hazards and controls in the workplace, emergency procedures and the importance of recording accidents, near misses and ill-health occurrences.
Who is this course suitable for?
This qualification is suitable for learners looking to gain knowledge of the basic health and safety practices essential in the workplace.
What are the entry requirements?
Our only requirement is that you should be 19 years old or over and resident in England.
How is it assessed?
You will have to successfully complete a multiple-choice examination at the end of the course to pass.
Do I need to be working to take the course?
What you will achieve
Level 2 Award in Health and Safety within the Workplace (RQF)
What types of role can I apply for on completion?
This qualification will allow learners to progress to further qualifications in a similar subject area at a higher level or complement other areas of study in a related subject.
What related qualification can I progress to?
Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment
Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace
EU Resident for the last 3 years
Training for the Workplace