NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work

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

  • HR professionals

  • Facilities managers

  • 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

Assessment:

The assessment consists of one multiple-choice examination for HSW1 and a short risk assessment activity for HSW2.
  • Fire Safety

  • 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

  • The Foundations of Health and Safety

  • Transport Safety

NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work
NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work