Health & Safety in the Workplace (Level 2 Distance Learning)


This is an excellent introduction to health and safety in the workplace and will benefit all employees, particularly those who may be accepting a health and safety role, such as a safety representative within their organisation.
The qualification provides learners with essential knowledge and understanding of health and safety in the workplace under UK health and safety legislation.
The course syllabus includes conducting risk assessments, controlling workplace hazards and how to respond to workplace incidents and accidents.
Successful candidates will be awarded a national level 2 Health and Safety in the Workplace qualification, providing an ideal platform to higher level training or career development.

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Course Contents

Candidates will be introduced to a range of topics during the course. These include filling risk assessments, responsibilities within the workplace as well as personal protective equipment. The full course content is:

  • An introduction to health and safety
  • Dealing with slips, trips and falls
  • Health and safety legislation
  • Completing and Implementing a risk assessment
  • Dealing with hazardous substances
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Design and layout of the workplace
  • Safe use of vehicles in the workplace
  • Fire safety requirements
  • First aid requirements
  • Occupational health
  • Dealing with noise and vibration
  • Ergonomics and workstation design
  • Manual handling
  • Working at heights

 Assessment and Certification

Candidates will receive a course booklet to assist them throughout the day. Candidates will undertake a 45 minute multiple choice exam paper to test their understanding at the end of the day.

Successful candidates will receive an accredited Qualifications shortly after completing the training.

We recommend renewing the qualification every three years to stay up to date with the latest procedures and legislation.

Who needs the Level 2 Health and Safety training course?

The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 states that employers must provide adequate training, instruction and supervision to ensure the safety of their employees.

This course covers the basic elements of health and safety in the workplace which makes it an excellent introduction for any employee. In addition, more specific tasks such as safe manual handling and working at heights are addressed during this course.

Group Bookings

For group bookings a discount may apply, simply complete the form on CONTACT US with details of your request. Please take the time to read our Course Booking Terms and Conditions


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