This qualification is a perfect introduction to health and safety at work. It covers risk assessments and risk prevention methods in a work environment, such as fire, lifting and moving operations, work equipment, electrical safety, hazardous products and transportation.
Understand the fundamentals of an Occupational Health and Safety Management System.
Understand their role and responsibilities in an Occupational Health and Safety Management System.
Understand the hazards of your industry andworkplace.
Understand the principles and preventive measures of Health and Safety at Work.
HSW1 : Workplace safety foundations
■ The foundations of health and safety
■ The responsibility for health and safety
■ Health and safety risk assessment and control
■ Work equipment
■ Transport safety
■ Working with electricity
■ Fire safety
■ Manual handling and repetitive activities
■ Hazardous substances
■ The working environment
HSW2 : Risk assessment activity
■ Purpose and aim
■ Assessment location
■ Assessment requirements
■ Submission of completed work
■ Further information
One hour quizz with 40 questions
Anyone who needs to understand the basic principles of health and safety as part of their job. In the modern workplace, this can mean just about anyone. The qualification is particularly relevant to: Team leaders and supervisors, High level operators/skilled workers, HR management and staff, Facilities managers