Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Level 3
Who needs this qualification?
Everyone working in a supervisory position.
Why is this training important?
Accidents and illness can result in disability, death or incapacity for work. The supervisor is in an ideal position to influence, monitor and train employees. The position can also ensure that managers are informed, persuaded, encouraged or pressured into providing better health and safety standards.
· Demonstrate an understanding of the main concepts of health and safety
· Show awareness of the benefits of a health and safety culture
· Explain the roles and responsibilities of individuals, supervisors and management in health and safety
· Demonstrate an understanding of health and safety control and improvement strategies available to supervisors
Duration – 18 hours
Accreditation – Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance Ltd
Assessment – Multiple choice examination
Prerequisite – Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment
Suggested progression – Level 4 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace