Health and Safety Level 1
Health and Safety Level 1
The Health and Safety Level 1 course focuses on the importance of maintaining health and safety and ensuring that employee actions reduce risks in the workplace. The Health and Safety Level 1 course is intended for learners working in any workplace environment, including retail, manufacturing, food premises, offices and the care work environment. It is also suitable for people who are returning to work or starting work for the first time.
An understanding of the importance of health and safety in the workplace.
The definition of health and safety at work and other key terms.
An understanding of the legal responsibilities for both employers & employees.
The scope of hazards and risks in the workplace.
The common hazards and risks in the workplace.
The benefits of maintaining a well organised work place.
The welfare facilities that should be provided.
The wide range of conditions that can affect health and safety.
An understanding on the importance of maintaining suitable environmental conditions.
The requirements and importance for workplace procedures.
The importance of reporting accidents, ill health, dangerous events and near misses.
The purpose of first aid provision in the workplace.
The types and uses of personal protective equipment.
The importance of personal hygiene.
No previous experience or qualifications are necessary.
How the qualification is assessed:
The course is run at our training room over half a day. The qualification is assessed through a 15 question, multiple choice exam. The duration for the exam is 30 minutes. To successfully achieve the Health and Safety Level 1 award you need to score at least 10 out of 15.
On successful completion of the course, the delegate will receive a Health and Safety Level 1 certificate. Dynamo Concise Training also offer continuous support once you have qualified, including information about changes to health and safety regulations, regular newsletters and discounted prices on further courses as well as refresher courses.
The individual price for the Health and Safety Level 1 course is £25 per person. The price includes a course book, notepad, pens, training pack, examination and certificate. There are no hidden fees.
Discounted rates are available for groups with more than 5 candidates. We offer both open courses and group bookings. If you would like more information or wish to enquire about availability, please phone us free on 0800 612 9174 for more details.
We also provide training in the evenings, on Saturdays and on Sundays. We realise that our training needs to be flexible to meet our individual learners’ lifestyles as well as meet the needs of companies and organisations.