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Level 2 Health & Safety in Workplace

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Level 2 - Health & Safety in Workplace

Employers are responsible for providing safe and healthy workplace conditions by implementing safe systems of work. In order for these systems to function correctly, employees need to have the right knowledge, attitude and understanding of their own responsibilities towards health and safety.

This one-day course is aimed at providing employees with a qualification to support your business maintain a safe environment for themselves, their colleagues and your customers. It is suitable for all employees.

What will you learn?

You will learn following content:

  • Understand the responsibilities placed on employers and employees.
  • Understand the hazards, risks & main causes of harm to workers.
  • Understand the importance of following systems, procedures and rules.
  • Understand how individual action can reduce risks to health and safety.
  • Appreciation of working with electricity, hazardous substances, noise, vibration, working at height, slips, trips, falls and fire prevention.
  • Appreciate how workplace equipment and task design affect health and safety.
  • Understanding workplace ergonomics and workstation design to maintain a comfortable and safe environment.

Getting health and safety right can improve the well being of your employees, reduces the number of lost hours to sick leave, lowers insurance premiums and minimises the risk of litigation

What is course duration?

The duration for the course is 1 day.

£100.00

  • 1 day
  • Award, Level 2
  • Course Certificate
  • Awarded By 'British Safety Council'
  • Course Material
  • Number Of Modules 04
  • 12 Credits
  • Tutor Support
  • Assessment Included

£100.00

  • 1 day
  • Award, Level 2
  • Course Certificate
  • Awarded By 'British Safety Council'
  • Course Material
  • Number Of Modules 04
  • 12 Credits
  • Tutor Support
  • Assessment Included

Level 2 - Health & Safety in Workplace

Employers are responsible for providing safe and healthy workplace conditions by implementing safe systems of work. In order for these systems to function correctly, employees need to have the right knowledge, attitude and understanding of their own responsibilities towards health and safety.

This one-day course is aimed at providing employees with a qualification to support your business maintain a safe environment for themselves, their colleagues and your customers. It is suitable for all employees.

What will you learn?

You will learn following content:

  • Understand the responsibilities placed on employers and employees.
  • Understand the hazards, risks & main causes of harm to workers.
  • Understand the importance of following systems, procedures and rules.
  • Understand how individual action can reduce risks to health and safety.
  • Appreciation of working with electricity, hazardous substances, noise, vibration, working at height, slips, trips, falls and fire prevention.
  • Appreciate how workplace equipment and task design affect health and safety.
  • Understanding workplace ergonomics and workstation design to maintain a comfortable and safe environment.

Getting health and safety right can improve the well being of your employees, reduces the number of lost hours to sick leave, lowers insurance premiums and minimises the risk of litigation

What is course duration?

The duration for the course is 1 day.

Frequently Asked Questions

1Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is designed to provide learners with essential knowledge and understanding of the basic health and safety practices in the workplace.
2How long will it take to complete the course?
The total time required to complete this qualification is 10 hours and out of this 6 hours is recommended as guided learning.
3What qualification do I get after completing this course?
Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a certificate confirming the achievement of a Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace. This is a nationally recognised qualification accredited by Ofqual in the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF).
4What is the course assessment method?
The course is assessed by a multiple-choice examination. This includes a 30-question multiple-choice examination (45 minutes). The exam will be given either on-screen (via PCs) or paper-based. The answers of the students are marked by the British Safety Council. The pass mark is 20 out of 30.
5When will I receive my exam results?
The exam results and certificates are issued within two working days.
6What careers can this qualification lead to?
This qualification does not lead directly to employment but can be a part of the training/induction programme for employees, works experience students, or apprentices.