The manager has a major role in preventing accidents and ill health in the workplace, and helping the business comply with current legislation. This five day accredited (QCF) course is designed to motivate the manager to think and behave in a manner that delivers high standards of health and safety management. It is ideal for anyone in a managerial role. Candidates on this course will gain knowledge in current health and safety law, common workplace hazards, effective control measure to eliminate or reduce the risk to an acceptable level and the role of management.
Introduction to health and safety in the workplace
Health and safety legislation and enforcement in the UK
The management of health and safety at work
Monitoring and auditing health and safety at work
Implementing and maintaining a postive health and safety culture
Five steps of risk assessment and safe systems of work
Personal Protective Equipment
Control of hazardous substances in the workplace
Health, safety and welfare in the workplace
The safe use of workplace equipment and transport
Electricity at work
Working at Height
The principles of fire safety
Safe manual handling
Health and safety training
The qualification is assessed in two parts. In the first part, the learner must conduct a suitable and sufficient risk assessment and produce a safe system of work for a workplace task. In the second part, the learner must complete a 2.5 hour examination consisting of 30 multiple-choice questions and 6 written questions( learner must select and answer 4). The learner will achieve a Pass at 60%, a Merit at 70% and a Distinction at 80%.
Enrol onto one of our open courses and meet other candidates working in different catering or manufacturing establishments.
You can save money by booking an in-house course delivered at your premises or chosen venue. The cost for a course with up to 15 candidates is £2,995, plus £95 per for examination fee. Price does not include VAT
7,14,21 and 28 June and 5 July 2019
Price does not include VAT @20%
We can deliver the Highfield Level 4 Award in Health and safety in the Workplace anywhere in the UK. Locations include London, Birmingham, Manchester, Buckinghamshire (Milton Keynes, Aylesbury, Buckingham and High Wycombe),Oxfordshire (Bicester, Wantage, Banbury and Oxford, Northamptonshire (Corby), Warwickshire (Evesham), Bedfordshire (Luton), Herfordshire (Stevenage, St Albans and Watford),Berkshire (Slough and Reading), Surrey (Farnham), Cambridgeshire (Peterborough), Essex (Harlow), Kent (Canterbury), Norfolk (Norwich),Lincolnshire (Spading) and Sussex.