This course has been designed to ensure that all employees are aware of their own safety as well as the safety of customers, contractors and the public. Employers are responsible for providing safe and healthy workplace conditions as well as the right systems and methods for safe activities. Nevertheless employees also have a vital part to play in the equation. They need the right knowledge and the right attitude which demands proper training in the basics of health and safety, as well as specific training for individual tasks.
Who is it for?
This course is designed for any employees working in any sector of business.
On successful completion of this course, you will receive a Level 2 Award in Health and Safety.
This course is delivered over 1 day.
What will I learn?
- General health and safety
- Posture and ergonomics
- Work equipment
- Occupational health
- Manual handling
- Safe and healthy workplace
- Fire safety awareness
- First Aid
- Display screen equipment
You will be assessed through a 1 hour multiple choice question paper (30 questions – pass mark 20) completed under exam conditions at the end of the day.
If you are a supervisor or manager with responsibility for overseeing health and safety practices within an organisation, you may be interested in the Level 3 Award.