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Level 2 CIEH Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace
Course Overview

This course has been designed to provide essential knowledge and understanding of health and safety for employees working in any sector of business. It provides an introduction of general good practice, legislation, hazards and controls available to reduce the risks of accidents and ill health at work.

Course Content

The Level 2 Certificate in Health and Safety aims to provide employees with health and safety understanding which will enable them to contribute to any health and safety management system The qualification cover the following topics:

  • Legislation
  • Health
  • Safety
  • Welfare
  • The workplace and workplace equipment
  • Risk assessment
  • Manual handling
  • Hazardous substances
  • Ergonomics and workstation design
  • Transport and vehicles
  • Noise and vibration
Entry Requirements

No previous qualifications are needed for this course.


The examination for this qualification is externally set and marked. The examination is in a multiple choice question format.

What does this course lead to?

LevelĀ 2 Award in Health and Safety.

Equipment Required

All materials will be provided. There are no fee concessions on this full cost course and all fees must be paid in advance.

How to Apply

s4r@bcot.ac.uk Tel 01256 306237