Section 1: Roles and responsibilities for health, safety and welfare at work
In this section the learner understands employers' and employees' duties relating to health, safety and welfare. It covers the requirements for training and competence and effectively communicating health and safety information.
Section 2: How risk assessments contribute to health and safety
Learners will understand the meaning of 'hazard' and 'risk', how risk assessments are carried out and how they contribute to a reduction in work-place accidents and ill health.
Section 3: Identifying and controlling risks from common workplace hazards
This module will educate learners by identifying hazards in the workplace, understanding how hazards cause harm or damage and knowing risk controls for common hazards.
Section 4: Procedures for responding to accidents and incidents at work
In this section the learner will understand the common causes of accidents and ill health, learn what actions to take following an incident at work and understand the importance of recording incidents, accidents and ill health accurately.