HEALTH & SAFETY
1/2 Day L2 Food Safety Level 1 Award in Principles of health and Safety in the Workplace
Designed for anyone who requires a basic knowledge of Health & Safety in the workplace This course can be delivered at your place of business or a venue of your choosing for groups of up to 20 delegates
Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is designed for those learners either currently working in any environment, or those returning/starting work and wishing to gain a nationally recognised qualification in health and safety.
The objective of the qualification is to prepare learners to progress into further training.
The qualification provides learners with knowledge in health and safety and enables them to understand that health and safety is the responsibility of everyone within a business.
Where and When?
The course can be delivered at your venue on a date suitable to your needs. We could source a suitable venue on your behalf and also run several open courses at our own venues.
This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination.
How long will it take?
1/2 Day (3 hours) of tutor led learning.
Understand the importance of health and safety in the workplace
State what is meant by health and safety at work
Define the key terms used in health and safety
State the main legal responsibilities of employers and employees with respect to health, safety and welfare in the workplace
Understand the scope of hazards and risks in the workplace
Indicate the hazards and risks with reference to: • Slips trips and falls • Working at heights • Manual handling • Hazardous substances • Machinery and vehicles • Electricity • Fire • Stress
Understand the range of workplace conditions that can affect health and safety
Identify the benefits of maintaining a tidy, well organised workplace
State the importance of maintaining suitable environmental conditions
Outline the welfare facilities that should be provided
Identify the different classes of health and safety signage
Understand the requirements for workplace procedures
Explain the need for reporting accidents, ill health, dangerous events and near misses
Identify the purpose of first-aid provision
Identify the types and uses of personal protective equipment
Outline the importance of personal hygiene
The cost of the course for 12 delegates is £350 when delivered at your own venue. If you have more or less than 12 delegates to train please contact us for a personalised quote.