Health & Safety
L1 Health and Safety in the Workplace
QA Level 1 Award (RQF) (Coming Soon)
Qualification number: 603/0774/2.
- Unit 1: Understanding Health and Safety in the Workplace.
The QA Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF) is an accredited, regulated and quality assured qualification that is recognised throughout the UK. This intensive 1/2-day course has been designed to benefit Learners by providing a basic introduction to health and safety in the workplace to make sure they are keeping themselves and others they work with safe at all times.
This qualification is for all employees working in all types of environment. It provides them with a basic introduction to health and safety in the workplace. It is also suitable for employees entering work for the first time or returning to work. This training can help to fulfil an employer's legal duty to train all their staff in health and safety.
The Health and Safety in the Workplace course that we deliver has a Total Qualification Time (TQT) requirement of 5 hours. The maximum period to achieve this qualification (including any referrals) is 4 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 1 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:
- QA Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in Health and Social Care (RQF).
- QA Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF).
- QA Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH (RQF).
- QA Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment (RQF).
- QA Level 2 Award in Working at Height (RQF).
- QA Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF).
- QA Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment (RQF).
A maximum of 16 students can be accommodated on this course. Please note that students must be at least 14 years old on the first day of training. 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.