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Level 2 Award in Occupational Health and Safety
Unlike other occupational health and safety courses, this qualification will provide your employees with the skills and knowledge associated with workplace health and safety. They will learn about fire safety, DSE risk assessments, the control of substances hazardous to health and manual handling safety in the workplace.
Unit 1: Health and safety in the workplace
In this unit, your employees will learn about the roles and responsibilities for health, safety and welfare in the workplace. They will also look at how risk assessment contributes to health and safety and identify how to control risks.
Unit 2: Fire safety principles
Within this unit, your employees will learn about the hazards and risks associated with fire in the workplace and how to control these risks. They will also learn about the principles and practice of fire management at work and the role of a nominated Fire Warden.
Unit 3: DSE risk assessment
This unit looks at the importance of Display Screen Equipment (DSE) risk assessments and the principles of controlling risks to health from workstation design and use.
Unit 4: COSHH risk assessment
Within this unit, your employees will gain understanding of the importance of the control of substances hazardous to health (COSHH) risk assessments. They will learn about the main types of hazardous substances and understand the principles of controlling risks from hazardous substances.
Unit 5: Manual handling safety at work
In this unit, your employees will learn about the reasons why safe manual handing is so important. They will look at manual handling risk assessments and gain a thorough understanding of the principles, equipment and testing requirements associated with safe manual handling.
The benefits of this course include:
Once your employees have completed this course, they could progress on to the following:
Certificate in the Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings
Fire Safety Principles
COSHH Risk Assessment
Manual Handling Safety at Work
|Full cost||Direct debit|
|£275||Initial payment of £27.50, 3 monthly payments of £82.50|