Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (£90pp)
This is an excellent introduction to health and safety in the workplace and will benefit all employees, particularly those who may be accepting a health and safety role, such as a safety representative within their organisation. Successful candidates will be awarded a national Level 2 (Level 5 in Scotland) qualification which will provide an ideal platform to higher level training or career development.
In the latest Health and Safety report that came out earlier in the year, a total of 142 workers were killed between 2019-2020. A further 441,000 workers sustained a non-fatal injury and 51,211 employees were recorded under RIDDOR. So ‘who is responsible for health and safety for my staff’ in the workplace to reduce these statistics?
Managing health and safety is an important aspect of running a successful company. In return it will reduce accidents, unexpected visits from Health and Safety Executive HSE or even fines. To run a successful company or business the employers or senior management will need to undertake risk assessments, implement safety measures and appointment competent persons. Taking on training such as Health and Safety, Manual Handling or Fire Safety will help understand the risks. Training will assist employees understand the risks and what regulations they must follow, but it will also help them avoid incidents.
Our Level 2 Health & Safety is an excellent introduction to health and safety in the workplace and will benefit all employees, particularly those who may be accepting a health and safety role, such as a safety representative within their organisation. Even if you are a small company, understanding the safety risks will not only comply with legislations, it will keep you, your staff or customers safe.
Our Level 2 course will cover a range of subjects is covered including:
- Roles and responsibilities for health, safety and welfare in the workplace.
- The value and process of risk assessments.
- The identification and control of workplace hazards.
- How to respond to workplace incidents and accidents
- Subjects include;
- Manual Handling
- Hazardous Substances
- Display Screen Equipment
- Workplace Safety Signs
- First Aid
- Accident Reporting
Attending our Health and Safety courses will give you an insight into Fire training and Manual Handling training.
More information please do not hesitate to contact Heather on 01543 453338