Level 2 Health and Safety at Work
The HABC approved Health & Safety at Work course is designed to ensure that all employees are aware of their own safety and the safety of customers, contractors and the public.
There are 3 types of learning:
Classroom based. Learn in a classroom. Ask questions and have an exam at the end where you will receive an Awarding Body certificate
Online Based. Learn at work or at home. You may do an exam at the end of the course and receive a learning certificate
Blended Learning. learn at your own pace either work or at home. Take the exam in the classroom and receive an accredited HABC Awarding Body certificate
What am I going to learn?
Understanding the principles of Health & Safety and accident prevention
Ability to contribute to any Health & Safety management system
Understand the importance of risk assessment as a technique for accident and ill health prevention
Understand the responsibilities placed on employers and employees
Understand the hazard, risk and main causes of harm to workers (manual handling, hazardous substances, exposure to noise and vibration)
Is there a test involved?
In order to attain the award, all candidates must take a 30 question multiple choice test (pass mark: 20/30). Tests are marked by the Awarding Body and the results/certificate are not available on the day of the course.
Things you should know
The course, workbooks and exam paper are only available in English. Lunch is not included though we will have a break for 60 minutes so everyone can get out for a bit of fresh air and a bite to eat.
"If you don’t pass the first time, the second time is free"
Hygiene Sue - Policies and Procedures
Hygiene Sue fully supports the principles of equality and diversity, safeguarding young people and vulnerable adults and the right to a fair assessment .We are committed to satisfying these principles in all our activities and published material. A copy of our policies and procedures are available here