Qualification suitable for Individuals who need a basic knowledge of Health, Safety and Welfare in work environment
Regulated by Ofqual/CCEA and Qualification Wales.
Ofqual Qualification Number 600/0325/X
This qualification is on The Education and Skills Funding Agency list of qualifications approved for funding.
The qualification provides the basic information and awareness to the learners to make themselves and others safe at workplace.
Holder of this qualification will be able to avoid accidents and ill health by identifying potential hazards and risks
due to awareness about general principles of health and safety
Guided Learning Hours: 6, TQT: 6. This Level 2 qualification covers
Summary of Outcomes:
Unit: Introduction to Health and Safety for People at work Unit Level: 1
1. . Understand the importance of health, safety and welfare standards in the workplace
2. Know how hazards and risks are controlled in the workplace
3. Be aware of the main causes and effects of poor health and safety at work
4. Understand how health and safety information is communicated in the workplace,
On completion of this qualification, learners will be able to gain employment within any environment,
enabling them to implement the knowledge.
Successful candidates can also progress on to further qualifications, such as:
RSPH Level 2 Award in Health & Safety in the Workplace
RSPH Level 2 Award in Food Safety (Catering/Retail/Manufacturing)
Candidates with special assessment needs should consult