Health & Safety in the Workplace  - Level 2: 1-day

An excellent introduction to health & safety in the workplace and will benefit all employees, particularly those who may be accepting a health & safety role within their organisation.

Course Summary

FAA Level 2 Award in Health & Safety in the Workplace (RQF)

Award in Health & Safety in the Workplace at SCQF Level 5

This 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.

Course Contents

This course covers a range of topics, including (but not limited to) the following:

  • Understanding the importance of health, safety and welfare standards in the workplace

  • Knowing how hazards and risks are controlled in the workplace

  • Being aware of the main causes and effects of poor health and safety at work

  • Understanding how health and safety information is communicated in the workplace

 

For a full syllabus or more information, contact us today.

Certification

The qualification is assessed by a written assessment.

A learner must successfully pass the written assessment to achieve the qualification. There is no grading of the assessment; learners pass or are referred.

The learner will complete a written assessment paper containing 20 multiple choice questions needing to achieve a minimum of 15 out of 20 to pass. The duration of the assessment is 40 minutes. An example question is ‘How can hazardous substances be identified?’

The qualification does not have an expiry date but refresher training and keeping up to date with changes to policies, procedures and new legislation through ongoing CPD is vital.

Duration

A minimum of six contact hours in the classroom, consisting of practical and theoretical activities, plus some pre-course activity could be required. Ideally, the course should be run over one day, but can be spread over a longer time period if you so desire, providing it is completed within 3 weeks of starting the course and the training sessions last for a minimum of two hours.

Further Information

Duration: one-day (6 hours)

Group size: 16 Candidates per 1 Trainer/Assessor

Assessment method: Activities, test paper, practical assessment

Pre-requisite: None

Suggested progression:

  • Recommended Refresher Training;

  • Higher level Health and Safety qualifications

Course Prices

Price per person at our venue:

£69.00 (ex VAT)

Price per group at your venue:

£499.00 (ex VAT)

Further Information

Duration: one-day (6 hours)

Group size: 16 Candidates per 1 Trainer/Assessor

Assessment method: Activities, test paper, practical assessments

Pre-requisite: None

Suggested progression:

  • Recommended Refresher Training;

  • Higher level Health and Safety qualifications

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