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HABC Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

The Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace is a qualification aimed at all employees. The qualification is intended for candidates already in workplaces and those who are preparing to start or return to work. It is also very useful for young persons to raise their ability to identify and understand hazards when preparing for work experience and into employment.

Persons gaining this qualification will know that health and safety is the responsibility of everyone within a business, its contractors, visitors and suppliers. Its syllabus areas are regarded by the Health and Safety Executive as being important to maintaining safe working procedures in the workplace.

The qualification is firmly based on the Entry Level 2 National Occupational Standards developed by ENTO HSK1 and HSS1.

The qualification can be taken as a free standing qualification or as part of a wider programme of training.

Recommendation of Prior Learning

There are no pre-requisites for this qualification. It is advised that candidates have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent. Arrangements are in place for special needs

Guided Learning Hours

Guided learning hours for this qualification are 6-9 hours depending upon the mode of study and training needs of candidates.

Qualification Structure

This is a single unit qualification, assessed by a  30 question multi-choice examination. Successful candidates must achieve a score of at least 20/30.

For further information or to book this course please contact 07740872227 or email us.

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