Level 2 Health and Safety in the Workplace

Employers are responsible for providing safe and healthy workplace conditions and the right systems and methods for safe activities. But 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. This health and safety in the workplace course looks to address that.

Who needs this health and safety course?

This health and safety in the workplace qualification is designed to ensure that all employees are aware of their own safety and the safety of customers, contractors and the public. It is applicable in any private or public sector environment. This training course is popular with offices, shops, the local authority, industrial units, factories, warehouses, restaurants, the leisure industry, cafes, hotels, pubs, schools, care homes, the voluntary sector and many more.

Training Programme

  • Health and safety legislation
  • Worker health
  • Worker safety
  • Employee welfare
  • Safe working procedures
  • Workplace and workplace equipment
  • Risk assessment
  • Manual handling
  • Hazardous substances
  • Ergonomics and workstation design
  • Transport and vehicles
  • Noise and vibration
  • Hazards and controls of electricity
  • Hazards and controls of fire
  • Occupational health
  • First aid in the workplace
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Multiple choice examination

Course Outcomes

  • Understand the principles of accident prevention
  • Understand that risk assessment is an important technique for accident and ill health prevention
  • Understand the risks and control methods associated with typical workplace hazards
  • Understand how workplace equipment and task design affect health and safety

Martin Maddra

Training Organiser
and Health and Safety Trainer
Level: Beginner
Ideal for anyone who needs health and safety in a working environment
Duration: 1 Day
Each candidate will receive a certificate of satisfactory completion
Assessment is carried out through a multiple choice examination
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