SFM Training offer the level 2 Award in Health and Safety. 1 Day course. Courses for clients in Swansea, Cardiff, Newport , Bridgend, Carmarthen, Neath, Llanelli Haverford West, Merthyr Tydfil Brecon Pembroke. We train throughout South Wales.

 If you are in South Wales Pembrokeshire Carmarthen Powys Haverford West
RCT West Wales Gwent Vale of Glamorgan Ceredigion, Rhondda Cynon Taff Swansea, Cardiff , then SFM Training Wales can help you obtain your Health and Safety Qualification

Level 2 Award in Health and Safety Qualification Overview

The Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace is aimed at all employees. It is intended for learners already in workplaces and those who are preparing to start or return to work. It is also very useful for young persons to raise their ability to identify and understand hazards when preparing for work experience and into employment.
Persons gaining this qualification will know that health and safety is the responsibility of everyone within a business, its contractors, visitors and suppliers.
Its subject areas are regarded by the Health and Safety Executive as being important to maintaining safe working procedures in the workplace.

ID requirements

All learners must be instructed to bring photograph identification

Total Cost   £45* if booked and paid in advance

Course duration 1 day

When?  Please call or email for dates. If you have a group - we can also come to your location!

Lessons and assessment will cover
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The importance of appropriate training, policies and practice relating to Health and Safety

Understand the basis of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and common duty of care.

Understand roles and responsibilities for health, safety and welfare in the workplace

Outline employers and employees duties relating to health, safety and welfare at
work

Outline the consequences for non- compliance with health and safety legislation

Outline the requirements for training and competence in the workplace

Outline the ways in which health and safety information can be communicated
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Understand how risk assessments contribute to health and safety

Define the terms ‘hazard’ and ‘risk’

Outline the process for carrying out a risk assessment

Describe how risk assessment can be used to reduce accidents and ill health at work

Understand how to identify and control the risks from common workplace hazards

Describe the hazards that may be found in a range of workplaces

Describe how hazards can cause harm or damage to people, work processes, the
workplace and the environment

Describe and understand the principle of the risk control hierarchy

List examples of risk controls for common workplace hazards

Know the procedures for responding to accidents and incidents in the workplace

Understand and state the common causes of workplace accidents and ill health

Identify the actions that might need to be taken following an incident in the workplace

List the arrangements that should be in place in a workplace for emergencies and
first aid

Outline why it is important to record all incidents, accidents and ill health