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CIEH Level 2 Award in Health & Safety in the Workplace

Programme Overview

This 1-day / training programme, has been designed to provide essential knowledge and understanding of health & safety for both employers and employees working in any sector of business; this may be manufacturing, service industries, commerce or the public sector.

Good health and safety standards rely on employers and employees working together to reduce risks and prevent accidents and ill health from work activities.

An essential element of any safe system is the knowledge and attitude of employees, and this demands proper training in the basics of health and safety, as well as specific training for individual tasks.

Course Objectives

  • Work in a safe and healthy manner and contribute to improving health and safety within an organisation’s health & safety policy
  • Identify key hazards in their own workplace
  • Understand the importance of health and safety rules and working procedures.
  • Report potential dangers and health and safety problems.
  • Be responsible for their own actions

Course Content

  • Health & Safety at Work
  • Health & Safety Law
  • Prevention of Accidents and Ill Health
  • Risk Assessment
  • First Aid at Work
  • Personal Protective & Work Equipment
  • Workplace Health, Safety and Welfare
  • Electricity
  • Fire Prevention
  • Hazardous Substances
  • Manual handling
  • Noise & Vibration
  • Ergonomics and Workstation Design
  • End Test.

This course uses a structured series of lively and interesting case studies, exercises and practical skills activities that will reinforce your learning.

The course is available exclusively for your organisation and can be tailored to your exact needs. Please contact us to get more information or call 01656 644300 to speak with one of our advisors