Our introduction to health and safety in the workplace and will benefit any worker, in any industry or sector and accommodates induction training for the new employee very well, or for those returning to work after a long absence so that Health and Safety legislation can be updated.
All aspects of Health and Safety are important to a business whether you are an employee, contractor or supplier and this half-day course will benefit both the learner and the business, ensuring that the working environment is a safe and healthy one.
Level 1 Health and Safety Course Syllabus
A range of subjects are covered including:
- Understanding the importance of health, safety and welfare standards in the workplace
- Knowing how hazards and risks are controlled in the workplace
- Being aware of the main causes and effects of poor health and safety at work
- Understanding how health and safety information is communicated in the workplace
Assessment and Certification
The qualification is assessed through written assessment. There is no grading of the assessment, learners pass or are referred. Successful candidates will receive an accredited certificate shortly after completing the training.
We recommend renewing the qualification every three years to stay up to date with the latest procedures and legislation. For further information, please see the Qualification Assessment.
Health and Safety Course Progression:
The progression from the Level 1 Health & Safety course to the Level 2 Health & Safety course enables individuals to gain more advanced skills and knowledge in managing and controlling workplace hazards and risks. Level 2 Health & Safety entails a more in-depth learning on legislation, risk assessment, common workplace hazards, and emergency procedures. It also covers the importance of effective communication in promoting better safety practices within the workplace. Completing the Level 2 Health & Safety course not only enhances workers’ competency in ensuring their own safety but also empowers them to contribute to a safer and healthier work environment.
In-House / On-site courses
If you have several employees that you wish to train why not consider an onsite course. Arko Training are able to provide training at your premises, at a time and date to suit your requirements. We currently deliver courses for many national companies throughout the UK . To learn more why not simply complete the Request a Quote form. Prices are for a maximum of 12 delegates per instructor.