Who is this Qualification for?
This qualification is designed for learners who are either currently working, returning or starting work and wishing to gain a nationally recognised qualification in health and safety
How long will it take?
This course will take 1/2 day to complete.
There are no prerequisites for this qualification. However, it is advised that learners have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent.
The qualification provides learners with an understanding of the main responsibilities of employees and employers with regards to health and safety. It also provides an understanding of how the workplace can affect health and safety.
This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination.
Why Choose this course?
Once you have completed this Award in the Principles of Health and Safety within the Workplace you will hold an internationally recognised Level 1 from Highfield who certify 350,000 learners every year. After completing this qualification you can either lead on to a Level 2 Award in health and safety within the workplace qualification for further learning or a career progression as a health and safety advisor, safety operator, Office management and many more.