QA Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)

RCF Level 1 Health and Safety Courses.

QA Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)

This is a 1/2 day course and has been designed for all employees working in different types of environments to help raise their awareness of health and safety in the workplace. This could be used for a new starter course or as a basic initial health and safety training for staff. 

About the course.

QA Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with a basic introduction to health and safety in the workplace, including the role that everyone plays in maintaining a safe working environment.

Intended Audience

The QA Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF) has been designed for all employees working in different types of environments to help raise their awareness of health and safety in the workplace.

During this half-day course, Learners will develop a basic knowledge of health and safety issues such as hazards and risks in the workplace, workplace conditions that can affect health and safety, and the requirements for workplace procedures. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification.

Assessment Methods

1 x 15 Multiple Choice Question Paper (Theory assessment).

Learning Outcomes.
1. Understand the importance of health
and safety in the workplace
1.1 State what is meant by health and safety at work
1.2 Define the key terms used in health and safety
1.3 State the main legal responsibilities of employers and employees with respect to
health, safety and welfare in the workplace

2. Understand the scope of hazards
and risks in the workplace
2.1 Indicate the hazards and risks with reference to:
• Slips, trips and falls
• Working at heights
• Manual handling
• Hazardous substances
• Machinery and vehicles
• Electricity
• Fire
• Stress

3. Understand the range of workplace
conditions that can affect health
and safety
3.1 Identify the benefits of maintaining a tidy, well organised workplace
3.2 State the importance of maintaining suitable environmental conditions
3.3 Outline the welfare facilities that should be provided
3.4 Identify the different classes of health and safety signage

4. Understand the requirements for
workplace procedures
4.1 Explain the need for reporting accidents, ill health, dangerous events and near misses
4.2 Identify the purpose of first aid provision
4.3 Identify the types and uses of personal protective equipment
4.4 Outline the importance of personal hygiene

What you get with TTS.

When uou book with us at TTS training you will get a qualified, experienced trainer, all the course books and manuals required for the course and you can either let us bring the course to you (all of the UK covered) or you can come to us here in Swindon. 

Quality Training Materials

We will provide professional, quality training materials for the course.

On Site Training, We Come to You!

Stay there and let us brng the course to you. This can be a real time and cost saver for your business. 

After Course Support.

After the course we are there for you if you hae any questions or conerns, we are just a call away. 

Good Value for Money, every day.

We pride ourselves on being great value. Overall we provide excellent training at affordable prices.