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)
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
Half day programme
Multiple choice exam
Ofqual Qualification Reference