Health and Safety in the Workplace Level 2
Health and Safety in the Workplace Level 2

The aim of the HABC Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace qualification is to provide candidates with knowledge of the basic Health and Safety practices that are essential in the workplace. This includes the hazards and risks presented in the workplace along with the relevant legislation, and ensures awareness of cost-effective, practical control methods.

The qualification is applicable for any private or public sector working environment and provides employees with an awareness of their own safety, as well as the safety of customers, contractors and members of the public.

The achievement of the HABC Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace qualification will enable learners to work safely and to recognise and deal with hazards in the workplace

This course is appropriate for all staff, but particularly non-managerial administrative and manual workers or those who are new to their role. The easy to follow, step-by-step format of this course means people can work at their own pace. No prior knowledge or experience is needed and there are no formal entry requirements.

Course Content Includes:
  • • Health & Safety Legislation
  • • Risk Assessment & Hazard Identification
  • • RIDDOR (Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations)
  • • Fire Awareness
  • • Manual Handling
  • • COSHH
  • • Slips, Trips and Falls
  • • Personal Protection Equipment