NEBOSH Health and Safety at Work

Qualifying People - Developing Future

Qualifying People - Developing Future

ABOUT THE COURSE

This introductory qualification will help you understand and improve the safety culture in your organisation, by equipping you to identify and deal with hazards at work. It is specifically designed to meet the needs of an international audience. There is no content on UK law.

This qualification is an ideal first step towards other higher level NEBOSH qualifications including NEBOSH’s International General Certificate.

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN FROM THE COURSE?

The NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work is made up of two units:

Unit HSW1: Workplace Safety Foundations

  • The Foundations of Health and Safety
  • The Responsibility for Health and Safety
  • Health and Safety Risk Assessment and Control
  • Hazards and Controls Associated with Work Equipment
  • Working with Electricity
  • Manual Handling and Repetitive Movement
  • Hazardous Substances
  • The Working Environment
  • Transport Safety
  • Fire Safety

Assessed by a 1 hour multiple-choice exam

Unit HSW2: Workplace Risk Assessment

Assessed by a 1 hour risk assessment activity, undertaken in your workplace

WHAT IS THE COURSE METHODOLOGY?

The course employs a variety of training tools such as digital learning, tests, and other interactive exercises to enhance delivery of theoretical knowledge.

Duration: 3 days plus one day for Exam.

WHO SHOULD TAKE THE COURSE?

This introductory qualification is aimed at anyone who needs to understand the principles of health and safety as part of their job.
The typical people who would benefit from this qualification include: Team leaders and supervisors, HR professionals, Facilities managers, those working with young people in a training environment.

This qualification has been accredited and credit rated by the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) and sits in the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF).

WHO IS THE COURSE ADVISOR?

The course structure and content are developed by experts from TÜV SÜD.

This assures you that the course has been created with meticulous instruction, introducing you to diverse perspectives and best practices in the relevant standards.

 

  • What are the benefits of enrolling in this course?
    • World-class training – by learning from TÜV SÜD’s industry experts and training specialists

    • Interactive learning style – with interactive formats such as lectures, illustrations and simulations are used

    • Networking opportunity – where you can meet and build network with like-minded individuals at our instructor-led training

    • Gain a competitive edge – by getting trained by experts known in the fields of safety, security and sustainability

 

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