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Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace PDF Print E-mail

This course can be delivered at a location and at a time that meets with your business requirements. Please Contact us to discuss.

This qualification is designed to provide learning which is relevant to any working environment and meets the National Occupational Standards, providing an Award which will be recognised by any business operator, in Scotland, North East Engalnd and throughout the United Kingdom.

This training is designed to ensure that all employees are aware of their own safety and the safety of customers, contractors and the public. Delivery of this award is within a flexible syllabus which enables Marriner Business Support to tailor content to meet the specific needs of a business or individuals. We would be pleased to discuss how this might best meet your particulalr needs.

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.

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 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


Duration: One-day programme
Assessment: Multiple choice examination
Ofqual qualification reference: 100/5914/3
Prerequisite: None
Suggested Progression: CIEH Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace


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