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Health & Safety in the Workplace

Overview

The aim of this qualification is to ensure that all employees are aware of their own safety and the safety of clients, contractors and the public. This qualification can be tailored to meet the specific needs of the business and the individual needs to make the learning experience relevant and fit for purpose. 


Who will benefit?

Any person in a work environment potentially will benefit from this qualification and it is important to ensure that employers and employees understand their responsibilities under regulations. This qualification will ensure that people have the right knowledge and skills to support them in the workplace.


Outcomes

  • Understand the principles of health and safety and accident prevention
  • Ability to contribute to any health and safety management system
  • Understand the importance of risk assessment as a technique for accident and ill health prevention
  • Understand the responsibilities placed on employers and employees
  • Understand the hazard, risk and main causes of harm to workers (manual handling, hazardous substances, exposure to noise and vibration)
  • Understand the importance of following systems, procedures and rules
  • Understand how individual action can reduce risks to health and safety
  • Appreciate how workplace equipment and task design affect health and safety

Duration

One day programme


Assessment

Multiple choice examination

Ofqual Accredited - Yes
Ofqual Qualification reference - 100/5914/3

Prerequisite - None

You also choose optional units from a range to suit your career plans. Units you might choose include:

  • Causes and spread of infection
  • Understand the impact of acquired brain injury on individuals
  • Approaches to enable rights and choices for individuals with dementia while minimising risks.

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For more information on this course, download the following PDF file.

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Cobham Road,

Ferndown

Dorset

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