Health and Safety In The Workplace Level 2 has been developed to give you a better understanding of health and safety in the workplace. We will discuss potential hazards that you may face, how to assess potential risks and the best way to deal with hazards. If you want to make sure that your employees are up to scratch with the latest health and safety procedures, this is the perfect course for you.
Persons gaining this qualification will clearly recognise and communicate that health and safety is the responsibility of everyone within an organisation, its contractors, visitors and suppliers. The subject areas of this course are regarded by the Health and Safety Executive as important to maintaining safe working procedures in the workplace.
Programme duration – 1 day
Aims: To increase the students’ knowledge & understanding of Health & Safety procedures within their workplace role and to lessen the risk of injury to self and service users.
Objectives: Students will be able to Identify & describe:
- The roles and responsibilities for health, safety and welfare in the workplace
- How risk assessments contribute to health and safety
- How to identify and control the risks from common workplace hazards
- Know the procedures for responding to accidents and incidents in the workplace
This course enables you to create the safest workplace for your organisation to protect your staff, clients, and contractors by increased understanding of health and safety procedures in the workplace, therefore, reducing the risk of work-related injuries.
This program has a 30 question multiple choice examination at the end which is marked externally by HABC.
The HABC Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace has been accredited by the regulators* of England, Wales and Northern Ireland and is part of the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF). *The regulators are Ofqual in England, DCELLS in Wales and CCEA in Northern Ireland. It is supported by Proskills, the Sector Skills Council for the process and manufacturing sector.
This programme is accredited by Highfield – HABC