Health & Safety Training

L3 Health and Safety in the Workplace

QA Level 3 Award (RQF) (Coming Soon)

Qualification Information

Qualification number: 603/1042/X.

  • Unit 1: Advanced Health and Safety in the Workplace.

Course Information

The QA Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF) is an accredited, regulated and quality assured qualification that is recognised throughout the UK. This comprehensive 3-day course has been designed to benefit Learners through developing more advanced health and safety knowledge. It covers understanding the requirements for health, safety and welfare in the workplace and legal requirements, the benefits of using a health and safety system, understanding the principles of risk assessment, understanding the risks and control methods for common workplace hazards and how to manage the effects of accidents and ill health.

This qualification is for Learners who are aspiring to or are presently working at a supervisory/management level and wish to enhance their health and safety knowledge.

Course Duration

The Health and Safety in the Workplace course that we deliver has a Total Qualification Time (TQT) requirement of 26 hours. The maximum period to achieve this qualification (including any referrals) is 10 weeks.

Assessment & Certification

Course assessment includes:

  • 1 x Theory assessment (Multiple Choice Question Paper).

Upon successful completion of this course individuals will receive a QA Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF) printed certificate as well as a credit-card style license. This qualification is refreshed every 3 years from date of certification.

Possible progression routes include:

Entry Requirements

A maximum of 16 students can be accommodated on this course. Please note that students must be at least 16 years old on the first day of training.

It is recommended that Learners already hold Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF).

There are no other formal entry requirements but to benefit from the learning we advise that students have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent.


We are able to deliver our Health and Safety in the Workplace course on your premises (subject to a pre-course assessment) to reduce the costs associated with taking time out and travelling. Alternatively, you can book onto our next available course at our Snetterton Training Facility.