Do you need to understand the principles of health & safety as part of your role?
The NEBOSH Health & Safety at Work Award is a 3 day course aimed at at anyone who needs to understand the principles of health & safety as part of their role including: -Team Leaders/ Supervisors -HR professionals -Facilities Managers -Those working with young people in a training environment
The NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work has been developed to be “broadly comparable” to a vocationally related qualification (VRQ) at level 2 in the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) (comparable to GCSE standard).
VRQs are nationally recognised, flexible qualifications that offer a route for academic and career progression. They are designed to provide practical skills as well as subject knowledge.
What will I learn? The course consists of two units: ‘Workplace Safety Foundations’ and ‘Workplace Risk Assessment Activity’.
"Workplace Safety Foundations" covers the foundations of health & safety including: - Responsibilities for health & safety - The principles of risk assessment and control - Hazards and controls in the following areas: work equipment, transport, electricity, fire, manual handling, hazardous substances and the working environment - Assessed by a 1 hour, 40 question, multiple choice test paper
"Workplace Risk Assessment Activity" requires candidates to complete a 1 hour practical workplace risk assessment to demonstrate: - The abilities to identify workplace hazards - Determine the adequacy of existing controls - Make prioritised recommendations for additional controls - Determine an appropriate review date
Candidates need to successfully complete both units within a two year period to obtain the overall qualification.
This NEBOSH course is being offered by BookMyCourse Ltd in association with NEBOSH accredited course provider T224SA - registered centre number 807.
The course either has new dates in data loading, or is only run as a dedicated or In Company course.