HABC LEVEL 2 AWARD IN HEALTH AND SAFETY

HABC LEVEL 2 AWARD IN HEALTH AND SAFETY

Course Duration: 2 Days.

Who is this qualification for?

Qualification overview and objective This qualification is designed to provide learners with knowledge of the basic health and safety practices essential in the workplace.

The objective of the qualification is to:

  • prepare learners to progress into further/higher level training.
  • support a role in the workplace. The qualification provides learners with an understanding in the responsibilities of employers and employees, the benefits of good health and safety, steps to a risk assessment and how they can reduce accidents, near misses and ill-health, typical hazards and controls in a workplace, common causes of accidents, near misses and ill-health, emergency procedures and the importance of recording accidents, near misses and ill-health.
 How long will it take?

The total qualification time (TQT) for this qualification is 10 hours and of this 6 hours is recommended as guided learning (GL).

 Entry requirements

To register for this qualification, learners are required to meet the following entry requirements: be 14 years of age or above.

 Topics covered

The qualification provides learners with an understanding in the responsibilities of employers and employees, the benefits of good health and safety, steps to a risk assessment and how they can reduce accidents, near misses and ill-health, typical hazards and controls in a workplace, common causes of accidents, near misses and ill-health, emergency procedures and the importance of recording accidents, near misses and ill-health.

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