NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work Qualification

Introduction

This introductory qualification will help improve the safety culture in your organisation, by equipping your workforce to identify and deal with hazards at work helping to reduce accidents and achieving cost savings for the business

What are the benefits for the organisation?

This new qualification will benefit organisations who are seeking to implement a health and safety management system. It will ensure their workforce and in particular supervisory staff can apply the principles of risk assessment and control of common workplace hazards.

Up skilling your workforce in risk assessment can help reduce the number of accidents in the workplace, improving staff morale, and resulting in costs savings for the business.

The three day course programme can be run in a number of flexible formats to fit around your business needs; either in-house or at training centres around the globe.

The practical assessment format means that delegates will start putting their learning into practice in the workplace right away.

What kinds of people take the NEBOSH Health and Safety at Work Qualification? 

This introductory qualification is aimed at anyone who needs to understand the principles of health and safety as part of their job.  

This may be:

• Team leaders and supervisors

• HR professionals

• Facilities managers

• Those working with young people in a training environment.

• Employees at worker level

What does the course cover?

The three day course is the perfect introduction to health and safety. It covers risk assessments and ways to control common workplace hazards such as fire, lifting and carrying, work equipment, electrical safety, hazardous substances and transport

How is the course assessed? 

By a multiple choice examination and a practical risk assessment which tests the ability to put into practice the knowledge gained during the course. A qualification parchment will be awarded to all successful students.

This is an international qualification, and the assessment may be taken in English, Welsh, Arabic, Mandarin or Russian. Other languages may be possible, please contact us for further information.