Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

Employers have both a legal and moral obligation to ensure that employees work in both a safe and healthy environment. The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 states that employers should provide whatever information, instruction, training and supervision necessary to ensure the health and safety at work of their employees.

This regulated 1 day Health and Safety in the Workplace course covers essential health and safety topics and empowers employees with the skills to protect themselves and others in the workplace. 

1 Day

Ofqual Regulated

Recomme­nded every 3 years

Delegates will develop their knowledge of health and safety law, risk assessments, how to reduce risks from common workplace hazards and the role that everyone plays in maintaining a safe working environment.

What does this course cover?

  • The importance of health and safety in the workplace
  • Health and safety law
  • Risk assessment and risk control hierarchy
  • ● Common workplace hazards and conditions:
  • Slips, trips, falls
  • Working at height
  • Manual Handling
  • Hazardous substances
  • Machinery and vehicles
  • Electricity
  • ○ Fire
  • ○ Ergonomics
  • Hazardous equipment
  • Noise and vibration
  • Violence
  • Smoking, alcohol and drugs
  • Stress
  • How to respond to incidents
  • Reporting incidents and illness

Why Choose First on Scene?

All of our health and safety courses are delivered by professionals with years of industry experience, meaning that our training is of the highest standard. 

Our trainers draw on their experience to make courses fun, engaging and, most importantly, memorable. 

This ensures that learners leave with the confidence and vital skills needed to perform their roles safely and effectively. 

Book a Course Today

To book a course today or to discuss your requirements, simply call our team on 0845 5191 999.
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"The feedback I get from my team is always extremely positive and the trainers manage to inject some humour into what can be a very dull subject as I always hear laughing coming from the training room! I would definitely recommend First on Scene Training as your first aid training provider!" Emma Vithlani, Mind
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"First on Scene’s training was excellent and the feedback from the clinical and admin staff was extremely positive." Maria Lawton, Practice Manager at Hall Green Surgery
"First on Scene are always very polite on the phone and extremely helpful when we have queries. I find their services very efficient with joining instructions coming minutes after putting the phone down. I would definitely recommend First on Scene and will continue to use their service for any first aid training in the future." Danielle Hunt, Learning & Development Coordinator at Leeds Building Society