Level 2 Health and Safety in the Workplace
Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace qualification is aimed at all employees. It provides candidates with knowledge of the basic Health and Safety practices that are essential in the workplace. This includes the hazards and risks presented in the workplace along with the relevant legislation, and ensures awareness of cost-effective, practical control methods.
The qualification is applicable for any private or public sector working environment and provides employees with an awareness of their own safety, as well as the safety of customers, contractors and members of the public.
The achievement of the Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace qualification will enable learners to work safely and to recognise and deal with hazards in the workplace.
This course covers 18 modules
- Introduction to Health and Safety
- Accidents and ill Health
- Slips and Trips
- Health & safety Law
- Risk assessment
- Hazardous substances – COSHH
- PPE- Personal protective equipment
- Workplace health, safety and welfare
- Vehicles at work
- Fire Safety
- First aid
- Work equipment
- Occupational health
- Noise and vibration
- Ergonomics and workstation design
- Manual handling
- Working at height
- End of course examination:
Maximum course size 20
Multiple-choice question examination
Candidates who successfully pass the course will receive a Level 2 award in Health & Safety in the workplace certificate.