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

This course is programmed for delivery as part of the open course timetable, it can also be delivered at a location and at a time that meets with your business requirements. Contact us to discuss.

This qualification is designed to provide learning which is relevant to all employment environments and meets the National Occupational Standards, providing an Award which will be recognised by any employer, in Scotland, North East Engalnd and throughout the United Kingdom. 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. We would be pleased to discuss how this might best meet your particulalr needs.

All holders of the Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace are recommended to take a refresher course three years after completion.

This training is designed to ensure that attendees are up to date with regulations and best practice applicable to their workplace in order to ensure a safe environment for themselves, their employer and anyone else affected by their work activities.

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

Suggested Progression: CIEH Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

This training is a half-day programme, with a multiple choice examination upon completion.

There are two methods available for delivery of this training outlined below, and Marriner Business Support is able to provide either of these, depending upon your needs. No specific dates have been set for delivery as this is dependent upon demand, please contact us to discuss how we might best satisfy your requirements.

Delivery option 1

  • Remote completion of workbook followed by one hour discussion session.

Delivery option 2

  • Three hour training session.

Each candidate for Refresher Training must be able to provide a copy of their existing certificate. Entry cannot be accepted without evidence of prior successful completion of the Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace.

Suggested progression: CIEH Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace


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