Level 2 Award in Health and
Safety in the Workplace
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.
Understanding 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
This is a one day course and delivered by presentation, demonstration, discussion and group practicals.
Delegates will sit a 30 question multiple choice paper at the end of the course. To be awarded the certificate 20 questions must be correctly answered.
£70.00 per person + VAT
8th June 2017 – Click to book
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