Employers are responsible for providing safe and healthy workplace conditions as well as the right systems and methods for safe activities. Nevertheless employees also have a vital part to play in the equation. They need the right knowledge and the right attitude which demands proper training in the basics of health and safety, as well as specific training for individual tasks

Duration Assessment Ofqual Accredited Ofqual qualification reference Prerequisite
One Day Multiple Choice Yes 100/5914/3 None

Information

Currently we only run these courses in the South of England. Please contact our lead trainer using the details below directly to arrange a date for your course to take place and to get further information.

  • Name: David
  • Number: 07534220069
  • Email: DC@Lifesupportmedics.com

Aim of Qualification

Designed to ensure that all employees are aware of their own safety and the safety of customers, contractors and the public. This qualification can be tailored to business and individual needs to make the learning experience relevant and fit for purpose.

Keeping staff fully trained can help decrease lost working days

Who needs this qualification?

Anyone in a work environment.

Why is this training important?

Employers are responsible for providing safe and healthy workplace conditions as well as the right systems and methods for safe activities. Nevertheless employees also have a vital part to play in the equation. They need the right knowledge and the right attitude which demands proper training in the basics of health and safety, as well as specific training for individual tasks.

Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites required for this course

This qualification can be tailored to business and individual needs to make the learning experience relevant and fit for purpose.

Facts

  • Duration: 1 day training programme
  • Assessment: Multiple choice examination
  • Ofqual Accredited:Yes
  • Ofqual qualification reference: 100/5914/3
  • Prerequisite: None

Benefits of keeping staff trained and using acredited qualifications

  • minimize risk of litigation
  • decrease lost working days
  • reduce insurance premiums
  • improve employee retention

 

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understanding the principles of health and safety and accident prevention
  • Ability to contribute to any health and safety management system
  • Understand the importance of risk assessment as a technique for accident and ill health prevention
  • Understand the responsibilities placed on employers and employees.
  • Understand workplace health and safety procedures
  • Understand the hazard, risk and main causes of harm to workers (manual handling, hazardous substances, exposure to noise and vibration)
  • Understand the importance of following systems, procedures and rules
  • Understand how individual action can reduce risks to health and safety
  • Appreciate how workplace equipment and task design affect health and safety