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Level 2 Health and Safety In The Workplace


7 hours

Course Description

Course Title: Level 2 Health & Safety in the Workplace

Duration: Full day

Who Is Course Designed For:

This course is designed to ensure that all candidates are aware of their own safety and the safety of customers, contractors and the public. This is an OfQual-accredited course and successful candidates will receive a Level 2 Health and Safety In The Workplace certificate. OfQual recommend that this qualification is refreshed at least every 3 years.

Course Content:

1.   Introduction to Health and Safety

2.   Risk Assessment

3.   Common Workplace Hazards and Controls

      - Slips, Trips and Falls

      - Manual Handling

      - Working at Height

      - Workplace Transport

      - Hazardous Substances

      - Electricity

      - Fire

      - Work Equipment

      - Noise and Vibration

      - PPE

      - Stress

      - Alcohol and Drugs

      - Violence, Bullying and Harassment

      - The Workplace

      - Welfare Facilities

      - Workstation and Task Design

4.   Accidents and Incidents

The basis of British health and safety law is the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974. The Act sets out the general duties which employers have towards employees’ and members of the public and employees have to themselves and to each other. 

Next course:   Thursday 13th April 2017 - Braintree

Course contact Info

Date Posted:
12 January, 2015

Contact Details:
Kelly Green
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