Health and Safety in the Workplace Level 2

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Health and Safety in the Workplace Level 2 – Qualification Level

SCQF Level 5 Award (Scotland)

QCF Level 2 Award (England, Northern Ireland & Wales)

The Health and Safety in the Workplace Level 2 course 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.

Duration

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.

Health and Safety in the Workplace Level 2 – Syllabus

A range of subjects is 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.

Certification

Health and Safety in the Workplace Level 2 assessment is on-going by the instructor, culminating with a question paper.

This is a lifetime qualification, although refresher training is always recommended.

Numbers

A maximum of 16 students can be accommodated on this course and all candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age.

Cost

£85 per person