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