The objective of the qualification is predominantly to support a role in the workplace, however may also be suitable for younger learners preparing for employment or wishing to progress onto further learning in a related subject.
This includes workplaces in areas such as manufacturing, cleaning, healthcare, transport, utilities and office environments as well as classroom environments.
Who is this course suitable for?
This qualification is aimed at learners who have access to any environment where coming into contact with hazardous substances is likely.
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?
This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination at the end of the course.
Do I need to be working to take the course?
What you will achieve
Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (RQF)
What types of role can I apply for on completion?
This qualification can prepare learners to progress on to further qualifications in a similar subject area at a higher level or complement other areas of study in a related subject area.
What related qualification can I progress to?
Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment (RQF)
Level 2 Award in Health and Safety within the Workplace (RQF)
Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)
EU Resident for the last 3 years
Training for the Workplace
Sector specific Health and Safety Courses
Warehousing and Distribution