Level 3 Award in Health & Safety in the Workplace

The aims of the course are to provide an understanding of the main concepts of health and safety, to promote the benefits of a health and safety culture and to clarify the roles and responsibilities of individuals and supervisors.

Who should attend
This course has been designed for supervisors, middle management and the owners of small businesses or indeed anyone with a responsibility for health and safety. It is intended to equip persons in a supervisory position with adequate knowledge to ensure that their company operates in a safe manner.

Course content

  • The concepts of health & safety
  • Workplace accidents & ill health
  • Work equipment
  • Legislation
  • Manual handling
  • Supervising health & safety

A course book will be provided to delegates prior to the course. The course will be tailored as far as possible to the delegates work environment.

Duration
There is a workbook to complete before the course which contributes towards the guided training hours required before sitting the exam. This should take around 8 hours to complete. Potential delegates should plan this work as soon as possible.

The course is held over 4 days, concluding with a 2-hour multiple-choice exam.

Qualification
All successful candidates will receive the nationally recognized Level 3 Award in Health & Safety in the Workplace qualification.

Delivery
Either in a Shropshire Training venue or on your own site if preferred.