First Aid at Work Course

The RQF Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF) is a qualification aimed at those working or wishing to work as a supervisor in health and safety in the workplace and it gives the learner a wide range of skills and knowledge to equip themselves to confidently undertake health and safety requirements, such as risk assessments and deal competently with consequences arising from incidents at work.

This course is delivered over 2 days with 1 day pre-course work that is completed using the workbook and course book provided and this course is designed for supervisors, owners of small businesses, managers or anyone with a responsibility for health and safety in the workplace. There is an examination at the end of the training and successful delegates receive a regulated qualification from RQF Awarding Body for Compliance.

We are happy to offer onsite health and safety training for company group bookings at your premises and training is available in Scunthorpe, Grimsby, Hull, Lincoln and surrounding areas. If you are involved in health and safety within your workplace, then this training programme is the ideal course for you.

Course Content

  • The concepts of health and safety
  • Workplace accidents and ill health
  • Work equipment
  • Legislation
  • Manual handling
  • Supervising health and safety
  • Learning Outcomes
    • Understand the requirements for health, safety and welfare in the workplace
    • Outline the main legal framework and laws relating to health and safety at work
    • Outline the welfare provisions that should be made by the employer
    • Describe the sources and nature of information that demonstrate compliance and best practice with health and safety requirements
    • Outline ways that health and safety information can be communicated
    • Define the terms ‘incident’, ‘accident’ and ‘occupational ill health’
    • Describe the main causes of injuries and ill health at work
  • Understand the benefits of using a safety management system
    • Outline the costs associated with accidents and ill health
    • Summarise the typical elements of a safety management system
    • Outline the benefits of using a safety management system
  • Understand the principles of risk assessment
    • Outline the benefits of assessing and controlling risks at work
    • Describe the different types of risk assessment that can be used
    • State where specific risk assessments may be required
    • State the steps to be taken to complete a simple risk assessment
  • Understand the risks and control methods for common workplace hazards
    • Explain how the risks from different hazards may be affected by occupational, environmental, human and organisational factors
    • Explain how injuries, ill health and other damage may result following exposure to common workplace hazards
    • Identify suitable risk control measures using the principles of the hierarchy of control
  • Understand how to manage the effects of accidents and incidents
    • Describe the actions that need to be taken following an accident or incident in the workplace
    • Describe how simple accident investigation techniques can reveal immediate and root causes

Online Training Available

Risk Assessment click here to startThe aims of this level 2 risk assessment course are to give an understanding of the importance of risk assessment and current applicable legislation, to promote awareness and understanding of what constitutes a hazard, to promote understanding of the 5 steps of carrying out a risk assessment. Register and start training by clicking the “Risk Assessment” button on the left.

Fire Marshal, click here to startThis level 2 course is aimed at anyone who requires a course as a Fire Warden or a Fire Marshal. The course covers the latest fire safety regulations and the roles and duties of employees and their responsibilities on Fire Safety.The course is designed to meet and comply with the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005. Register and start training by clicking the “Fire Marshal” button on the left.

COSHH training, click here to startControl of Substances Hazardous to Health or COSHH regulations apply to any substance that could cause injury or illness to someone and covers most work places. If you are dealing with chemicals, even paints and toilet cleaning chemicals or creating anything that could damage someone you are responsible under COSHH. Register and start training by clicking the “COSHH Training” button on the left.

Level 2 health and safety, click here to startThis course is aimed at anyone who requires a course in health and safety awareness. It is designed to meet the Health and Safety regulations and covers regulations, precautions, planning, risk assessing, PPE, individual sectors, what causes accidents, employer/employee responsibilities, RIDDOR, COSHH and more. Register and start training by clicking the “Health & Safety Training” button on the left.

Course fees for training range from £19.95 – £24.95 for the level 2 training, which includes all course materials and certification, which can be printed on completion of the course.

To talk to one of our health and safety advisers we can be contacted on 07484 681988, or you can email us through our our contact us page.