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Health & Safety Levels 1, 2 and 3

Details

Level 1

Award in the Principles of Health and Safety within the Workplace (RQF)

This qualification is designed for those learners either currently working or those returning or starting work and wishing to gain a nationally recognised qualification in health and safety.

Mandatory Unit
This qualification includes the following mandatory unit:

  • Principles of Health and Safety within the Workplace

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?
This qualification is usually achieved by taking a one day course.

How is the qualification assessed?
It is assessed by a multiple-choice examination, where the learner must answer at least 9 out of 15 questions correctly. The examination will take a maximum of 30 minutes to complete.

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Level 2

Award in Health and Safety within the Workplace (RQF)

This qualification is designed to provide learners with knowledge of the basic health and safety practices essential in the workplace.

The qualification provides learners with an understanding in the responsibilities of employers and employees, the benefits of good health and safety, steps to a risk assessment, common causes of and how to reduce accidents, near misses and ill-health, typical hazards and controls in the workplace, emergency procedures and the importance of recording accidents, near misses and ill-health occurrences.

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?
This qualification is usually achieved by taking a one-day classroom-based course.

How is the qualification assessed?
It is assessed by a multiple-choice examination, where the learner must answer at least 12 out of 20 questions correctly. The examination will take a maximum of 45 minutes to complete.

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Level 3

Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)

The objective of this qualification is to support a role in the workplace and is intended for learners already working as supervisors, managers, team leaders or those who are preparing to start work at this level, and gives them knowledge of health and safety. The qualification provides learners with an understanding of: the requirements of health, safety and welfare; the benefits of a health and safety management system; the risks and control measures for common workplace hazards; how to manage the effects of incidents and accidents; and the principles of risk assessment.

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?
This qualification has a total qualification time of 30 hours and guided learning of 21 hours.

How is the qualification assessed?
This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice question examination containing 60 questions that must be completed within 120 minutes.

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