CIEH Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Courses
CIEH Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Course
Designed to ensure that all employees are aware of their own safety and the safety of customers, contractors and the public. This qualification can be tailored to business and individual needs to make the learning experience relevant and fit for purpose.
Who needs this qualification?
This health and safety course is aimed at all employees and provides essential knowledge and understanding of health and safety in the workplace. Previous candidates have included, school janitors, charity workers, IT office staff, logistical staff, sports stadium staff, security staff, chefs and many more.
Why is this training important?
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.
Successful completion of the training programme and assessment will enable candidates to understand:
• health and safety requirements placed on employers and employees
• hazard and risk and the main causes of harm to workers
• health, safety and welfare provisions in the workplace
• the importance of following safe systems of work, procedures and rules
• hazards and controls in respect to both safety and occupational health risks
• how their own actions can reduce risks to health and safety.
Duration: One day programme
Assessment: Multiple choice exam*
Ofqual Regulated: Yes
Ofqual Qualification Number: 501/0710/0
QCF 1 credit
QCF reference: H/601/9699
Prerequisite: Candidates should have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or equivalent to undertake this qualification.
Suggested Progression: Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace
*Candidates are assessed by an examination paper consisting of 30 multiple choice questions. Candidates who achieve 20 or more correct answers will pass the examination and receive a CIEH certificate.
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