Level 2 Award in Health and Safety

A broad introduction to Health and Safety

The Level 2 Award in Health and Safety covers a broad range of topics, for existing employees and those looking for employment. This course is ideal for those wishing to understand the general principles and theory of Health and Safety in the workplace.

Topics covered:

  • The nature of hazards and risks in the workplace and their possible effects
  • The hazards and risks likely to affect health
  • Manual Handling theory
  • Risk Assessment – the 5 steps
  • Fire Safety awareness
  • COSHH principles

The course is delivered in a classroom environment with group work and practical exercises. Workbooks are provided and candidates are encouraged to make additional notes.

For those working, or planning to work, in construction, we recommend the IOSH Working Safely

For those working, or planning to work, in childcare, try the Health and Safety Awareness for Childcarers

Other health and safety course options

Looking for the Health and Safety Awareness?

Or perhaps the IOSH Managing Safely?