LEVEL 3 HEALTH & SAFETY

This course is accredited by the awarding body HABC.

The aims of the course are to provide an understanding of the main concepts of health and safety, to promote the benefits of a health and safety culture and to clarify the roles and responsibilities of individuals and supervisors.

Who should attend?

This course has been designed for supervisors, middle management and the owners of small businesses or indeed anyone with a responsibility for health and safety. It is intended to equip persons in a supervisory position with adequate knowledge to ensure that their company operates in a safe manner. A Level 2 knowledge of health and safety is recommended, but not essential.

Course content

The course will include the following:

  • The concepts of health & safety
  • Workplace accidents & ill health
  • Work equipment
  • Legislation
  • Manual handling
  • Supervising health & safety.

Duration

The course is held over 3 days, concluding with a 2-hour multiple-choice exam.

Qualification

All successful candidates will receive the nationally recognized Level 3 Award in Health & Safety in the Workplace from the awarding body HABC.

Progression

A Level 4 Award in Health & Safety in the Workplace is also available