Health & Safety Level 2
The Health & Safety Level 2 qualification aims to provide a candidate with the knowledge of essential basic health and safety practices within the workplace, including the hazards and risks, relevant legislation, and an awareness of control methods.
Length of Course
10 Recommended Guided Learning Hours
This qualification covers:
The roles and responsibilities for health, safety and welfare in the workplace
The value and process of risk assessments
The identification and control of workplace hazards
How to respond to workplace incidents and accidents
Level 2 Safe Moving and Handling
The Safe Moving and Handling qualification aims to provide an understanding of the basic principles of manual handling. This will enable learners to practice and apply safe moving and handling of objects within the workplace.
Understanding the reasons for safe manual handling
Understanding how manual handling risk assessments contribute to improving health and safety
Understanding the principles, types of equipment and testing requirements associated with manual handling safety
Applying safe manual handling principles