H&S Group Course Overview

This one-day Health and Safety course provides learners with an understanding of the importance of health, safety and welfare, the impact of poor health and ensuring health and safety procedures are in place.

The course is designed for employees needing a more detailed understanding of health and safety, their responsibilities and the risk assessments that should be carried out.

H&S Syllabus

A range of topics are covered including:

  • The responsibilities of health, safety and welfare
  • The impact of poor health and safety
  • Understanding hazards and risks
  • The process of risk assessments
  • Understanding the impact of different factors
  • Understanding control measures for workplace hazards
  • Communicating health and safety
  • Understanding incident reporting and RIDDOR

Health and Safety in the Workplace Book

Delivery style

The course is facilitated through group and class discussion to involve all candidates and to ensure all candidates are grasping the board topics ready for the assessment.

Candidates can wear clothing that they feel comfortable to support their learning and take part in group discussions with other candidates.

Resources

The course includes a Health and Safety handbook produced by Instructuk Resources Ltd to support the course.

Assessment

The course includes interactive group discussion which are monitored by the tutor and a written multi choice question paper at the end of the course.

Certification

Sucessful candidates will be issued with an Ofqual regulated Level 2 Health and Safety in the Workplace by the awarding body First Aid Awards (FAA).

FAA Certificate for Health and Safety in the Workplace

Certification Renewal

The qualification does not expire, but refresher training is recommended to keep up to date with changes in best practise and legislation.

Candidate Needs

There are no barriers to undertaking the training. If candidates have any physical or learning needs for the group work or for the assessment, this should be notified as part of the booking.

Location

We can deliver the training at your venue which has a suitable training room or we can support you in arranging a suitable external venue. Training at your venue can save you costs but at the same time risk your staff being distracted by day to day concerns that arrise, which may not be suitable as they approach the assessement.

Locations will require:

  • Room big enough to sit 16 candidates to sit in horse shoe
  • Tables for group work and assessment at end of the session
  • Projector and screen with computer connection, however we can provide a projector with laptop

While we will deliver our courses across the country, we focus on supporting local businesses in south Wales from Cardigan to Haverfordwest, Carmarthen, Swansea, Cardiff and Newport.

Map course coverage in south Wales from Cardigan to Haverfordwest, Carmarthen, Swansea, Cardiff and Newport

Refreshments

The course will have three planned breaks, including lunch. No refreshments are included when delivered at one of your venues, but tea and coffee will be included when delivered at a venue arranged by ourselves.

Additional Information

If you have any additional questions, do not hesitate to contact us.

Pricing

Group price for 6 is £360.00* with extra candidates £12 per person to the maximum number.

The group price is based on training at your venue for the maximum number of candidates. If you do not have a suitable training venue, we can work with you to arrange a venue near you at additional cost.

* If you are further than 50 miles from Swansea, there will be additional travel costs. Contact us to discuss the options.

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Price Includes

  • Candidate registration fees
  • Certification
  • Course handbook