Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

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Name: Jodie Read
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Phone: 029 2070 3328
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Avon House, 19 Stanwell Road, Penarth, Wales, United Kingdom

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Website: http://www.penarth.co.uk/training/habc-level-2-health-and-safety-in-the-workplace
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Description

Introduction

The course provides essential knowledge and understanding of health and safety for employees working in any sector of business and will enable them to contribute to the overall health and safety in the workplace.

Course Details
Health & safety at work/Health & safety law
Prevention of accidents and ill health
Risk assessment/First aid at work
Personal protective equipment
Workplace health, safety and welfare
Work equipment/Electricity/ Fire prevention
Occupational health/ Hazardous substances
Ergonomics and workstation design
Manual handling/Noise and vibration
Transport at work
Working at height
Learning Outcomes

By the end of the day delegates will:
Know that health and safety is the responsibility of everyone within a business
Have an awareness of legislative requirements for health and safety in the workplace
Understand that everyone within a business has responsibilities for the health and safety of themselves and those affected by their work activities
Understand the importance of preventing and reporting accidents
Understand the concepts and benefits of risk assessment
Be able to identify common occupational hazards and their controls
Know and understand how the conditions in a workplace can present hazards and cause accidents
Know and understand the meaning of the term \'welfare provision at work\', the importance of personal hygiene and the facilities required to ensure personal hygiene and health
Know and understand the meanings of different types of safety signs and the hazards that they indicate
Know and understand the importance of the provision of first aid equipment, facilities and procedures and the role of trained first aid personnel
Know and understand the types of personal protective equipment available and the hazards against which they provide protection
Who should attend:

The course is aimed at:
All employees in workplaces
Persons preparing to return to work
Duration

The course lasts for one day.

Examination

The course will be assessed by a 30 question multi-choice examination.

All successful candidates will receive the nationally recognised Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace qualification.

Venues

The fees below are based on delegates attending one of our open courses.

If you have four or more people requiring training, you might find it more cost effective for us to deliver the training in-house.

Contact us on 02920 703328 or training@penarth.co.uk for more details.

Fees

The course costs £250 + VAT per delegate and payment is required when booking the course.

The fees cover the cost of the training, all course materials, refreshments throughout the day, a light lunch, examination fees and a certificate.

Course Leaders

The courses are presented by experienced health and safety professionals.

Penarth Management has UKAS accredited certification to ISO9001 (Quality), ISO14001 (Environ-mental) and OHSAS18001 (Occupational Health & Safety) for the provision of management consultancy and the preparation and delivery of training courses.

Pricing Information

Cost: GBP 250 per course

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