Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in Health and Social Care

   

 

 Level 1 Award in Health and

 

Safety in Health and Social Care

        

 

This qualification provides candidates with a good understanding and knowledge of health and safety in the health and social care sector. This qualification also has the flexibility to suit differing client needs.

 

Why is this training important? 

Following the Department of Health code of practice, everyone involved in care provision needs the adequate training to tackle the risk of Health Care Acquired Infection (HCAI)

 

Learning Outcomes 

  • Discuss the nature of health and safety in health and social care context

  • Describe the scope of legislative requirements

  • List the principles of accident prevention

  • State employees and employers health and safety responsibilities

  • Identify the main risks and hazards for patients, clients and carers

 

Course Facts 

Duration 

Half day programme

Assessment 

Multiple choice exam

Ofqual Accredited 

Yes

Ofqual Qualification Reference 

500/4750/4

Prerequisite 

None