The NEBOSH Award in Health & Safety at Work is a NEW course developed by NEBOSH to complement their existing range of qualifications. This standalone qualification is designed for workers in any sector who want a basic understanding of health and safety and acts as the perfect introduction to a NEBOSH Certificate.
What you will study?
Unit HSW1: Workplace Safety Foundations
The types of people who would benefit from this qualification include:
Team leaders and supervisors
Those working with young people in a training environment
Unit HSW2: Practical Application
The completion of a short risk assessment activity. Recommended hours of study: 24 hours
The assessment consists of one multiple-choice examination for HSW1 and a short risk assessment activity for HSW2.
Hazards and Controls Associated with the Working Environment.
Hazards and Controls Associated with Working with Electricity
Health and Safety Risk Assessment and Control
The Responsibility for Health and Safety
Hazards and Controls Associated with Work Equipment
Hazards and Controls Associated with Hazardous Substances
Hazards and Controls Associated with Manual Handling and Repetitive Movement