HABC Level Two Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

The aim of the HABC Level Two Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace qualification aims to provide candidates with knowledge of the basic health and safety practices that are essential in the workplace. This includes the hazards and risks presented in the workplace along with the relevant legislation, and ensures awareness of cost-effective, practical control methods. The achievement of this qualification will enable learners to work safely and to recognise and deal with hazards in the workplace.
 
 

What will I study?

This programme will cover the following:

  • Health and safety requirements placed on employers and employees
  • Hazard and risk and the main causes of harm to workers
  • Health, safety and welfare provisions in the workplace
  • The importance of following safe systems of work procedures and rules
  • Hazards and controls in respect to both safety and occupational health risks
  • How your actions can reduce risks to health and safety

How will I be assessed?

The candidates are assessed by an examination of multiple choice questions.

Unfortunately if you fail the exam you will be able to re-sit at no extra cost.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements.

What next?

You could progress to more advanced courses in health and safety, such as the Level Three Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace or the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Full Time 2017 Higher Education 2017 Apprenticeships Spring Part-time Course Guide 2017