Level 2 Award in Health & Safety

A one-day course designed to raise awareness of health & safety issues in any work environment. The programme can be presented to suit individual companies and organisations. It is also suitable as a refresher course.

The course covers:

  • The principles of health and safety and accident prevention
  • Health & Safety Law & Enforcement
  • Health and safety management systems
  • The prevention of accidents and ill health
  • Risk Assessment : identifying hazard, risk and control
  • Employers and employees’ responsibilities
  • Overview of main causes of harm to workers:
  • Including – Manual handling, Slips, Trips & Falls, Fire, COSHH, Electricity, Noise, Machinery & Equipment, DSE, Violence, Stress, Lone Working, Vehicles, Working at Height
  • The importance of following systems, procedures and good working practice
  • How individual action can reduce risks to health and safety
  • Appreciation of how the design of a task may affect health and safety

Certification is achieved by the successful completion of a multi-choice question paper

Upcoming Course Dates

  • Monday 9th January 2023
  • Friday 28th March 2023
  • Tuesday 11th July 2023
  • Friday 13th October 2023