Health and Safety in the Workplace Training Course Level 2 Award
Accredited by CIEH
Designed to ensure that all employees are aware of their own safety and the safety of customers, contractors and the public. 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. This 6-hour course gives all staff a full overview of the key health and safety issues in the workplace.
This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) and accepted by major inspecting bodies such as HSE, CIEH and CQC.
What does the course cover?
- Health and safety law
- Health, safety and welfare
- The workplace and workplace equipment
- Risk assessment
- Manual handling
- Noise and vibration
- Hazardous substances
- Ergonomics and workstation design
- Transport and vehicles
All of our courses can be tailored to fit your business and individual needs. Our training courses can be held at our bespoke training centre or at your premises.
Who is the course for?
This qualification is ideal for all staff who need an understanding of the main principles of health and safety. It increases their awareness of their own safety, the safety of customers, contractors and the public. It is ideal for all who want an accredited qualification and is suitable for the private and public sectors.
For people who would like a shorter qualification the 3 hour Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Training Course is also available.
Please call us on 0121 333 5436 to discuss your requirements.
How long does the course last?
How is the course assessed?
A multiple choice assessment paper will be given at the end of the session. Successful candidates gaining 20 correct answers out of 30 will be awarded a Level 2 Award in Health and Safety from the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health.
The assessment can take place orally for those who have difficulties reading or writing. Many foreign languages can be catered for.
CIEH now require that all people taking the exam need to provide the original photo ID. (e.g. passport, driving licence, work pass).
How much does it cost?
£85 per person. Discounts available dependent on numbers.
How long is the certificate valid for?
If you are unsure of which course you need or you just want some advice then please call 0121 333 5436 and ask for Matt.