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.
 
Owing to the National Lockdown this course will now be delivered online. Accredited exam  dates will be sent after lock down and an East Riding College in-house certificate will be sent to you in the interim for confirmation of training after course completion. 
 
You will need a device such as a laptop or PC or phone/iPad and a internet connection to take part.  Ideally, devices will also have webcams for full participation.  Learners will need to download the Teams app onto their laptop/PC or mobile phone/other device and devices will need to have a camera so that they can participate.

 

If you would like more information please contact Jaqui Graham jaqui.graham@eastridingcollege.ac.uk 01482 390982.

For more information on how to enrol on this course telephone 0345 120 0044.

This course is offered on Monday 15 February, 9am to 5pm, Course Code K0116J2LPB

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.

If you unfortunately 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.

Higher Education Apprenticeship Guide Full-time Course Guide 2021 Part-Time Spring Course Guide