This is an excellent introduction to health and safety in the workplace and will benefit all employees, particularly those who may be accepting a health and safety role, such as a safety representative within their organisation. Successful candidates will be awarded a national Level 2 (Level 5 in Scotland) qualification which will provide an ideal platform to higher level training or career development.
This is a one-day classroom based course. Dependant on the learner’s experience, there may well be some pre-course or post-course reading.
A range of subjects are covered including:
- The roles and responsibilities for health, safety and welfare in the workplace.
- The value and process of risk assessments.
- The identification and control of workplace hazards.
- How to respond to workplace incidents and accidents
Assessment is on-going by the instructor, culminating with a multiple choice question paper.
This qualification does not expire, but refresher training and keeping up to date with changes to policies and procedures is vital to keep the
A maximum of 16 students can be accommodated on this course and all candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age to qualify.