Highfield Level 1 Award in the Principles of Health and Safety within the Workplace (RQF)

 

 

This qualification is designed for those learners either currently working or those returning or starting work and wishing to gain a nationally recognised qualification in health and safety.

 

The qualification can be taken as stand-alone or as part of a wider programme of training, is available to learners aged 14+ and has one mandatory unit to complete.

 

Mandatory Unit

This qualification includes the following mandatory unit:

  • Principles of Health and Safety within the Workplace

 

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?

This qualification is usually achieved by taking a half-day course. However, it can also be achieved through a variety of other methods including blended and distance learning.

 

How is the qualification assessed?

It is assessed by a multiple-choice examination, where the learner must answer at least 9 out of 15 questions correctly.  The examination will take a maximum of 30 minutes to complete.

 

What next?

Learners successfully completing this qualification may wish to progress onto further qualifications, such as:

  • Highfield Level 2 Award in Health and Safety within the Workplace (RQF)

 

Where can this course be taken?

Contact ANTA Education

Highfield Level 2 Award in Health and Safety within the Workplace (RQF)

WHO REQUIRES THIS QUALIFICATION? This qualification has been designed specifically for those individuals who are required to have a basic knowledge of health and safety practices that are essential in the workplace. It is also ideal for those entering the workplace for the first time or looking to progress in an organisation. WHY A HIGHFIELD QUALIFICATION? Highfield is the leading provider of regulated compliance qualifications in the UK, certificating over 350,000 learners a year. More learners complete a level 2 award in health and safety in the workplace qualification through Highfield than through any other awarding organisation. We’re extremely proud to be a Highfield-approved centre and offer industry-recognised qualifications that will enhance learners’ career prospects.

WHAT DOES THE QUALIFICATION COVER? Topics include: • the duties and responsibilities of employers and employees • the benefits of good health and safety in the workplace • the process of risk assessment • hazards and controls in the workplace • responding to accidents, near misses and ill-health in the workplace • emergency procedures • the importance of reporting accidents

Where can this course be taken?

Contact ANTA Education