Supervising Health & Safety in the Workplace (QCF)
This qualification is designed for those who work in a supervisory, management or training role and require the knowledge and skills to manage the health and safety of a workplace.
It provides the underpinning knowledge in health and safety law, together with essential knowledge in the areas of risk assessment, accident prevention, reporting of dangerous diseases and occurrences, control of substances hazardous to health (COSHH), fire safety, noise, welfare, workplace equipment, ergonomics, manual handling, personal protective equipment and staff training/supervision.
It is a regulated qualification by Ofqual, supported by the Sector Skill Council, ProSkills, and covers content which is deemed important by the Health and Safety Executive to manage health and safety in the workplace. The qualification also allows employers to fulfill their legal obligations by having a ‘competent person’ trained to this level.
The course is available at our base or we can come to an organisational venue
3 days which can be split into bespoke sessions if required
The course is assessed through multiple choice questions
QUALIFICATION & RECERTIFICATION
This qualification is valid for 3 years. There is no re-qualification course which reduces the course duration. Once the qualification has expired, or due to expire the learner is required to undertake the course again in order to maintain the qualification.
• Requirements for health, safety and welfare in the workplace
• Benefits of using a safety management system
• Principles of risk assessment
• Risks and control methods for common workplace hazards