Health and Safety in the Workplace

Who is this qualification for?

This qualification is designed to provide learners with knowledge of the basic health and safety practices essential in the workplace.

How long will it take?

  • You will undertake learning via Highfield eLearning platform either at our centre or at home/office.
  • Once complete you will sit your exam at our centre
  • One day classroom courses can be arranged by request, call for prices.

Topics covered

The qualification provides learners with an understanding in the responsibilities of employers and employees, the benefits of good health and safety, steps to a risk assessment and how they can reduce accidents, near misses and ill-health, typical hazards and controls in a workplace, common causes of accidents, near misses and ill-health, emergency procedures and the importance of recording accidents, near misses and ill-health.

Qualification specification


A full qualification specification is available for approved centres in the Download Area

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination.