Highfield Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Course

Highfield Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Course

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Highfield Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Course

The Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Course is a two, or three day course designed to give delegates in a supervisory role an understanding of the requirements of health, safety and welfare; the benefits of a health and safety management system; the risks and control methods for common workplace hazards; how to manage the effects of incidents and accidents and the principles of risk assessment.

Who is the Highfield Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Course for?

  • Supervisors, managers and owners in a business
  • Anyone interested in Health and Safety in the Workplace for supervisors, managers and business owners
  • People undertaking this qualification must be 16 years of age, or above

What is in the Highfield Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Course syllabus?

The Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace is designed for supervisors and managers to give them an understanding of the requirements of employers for health and safety.

  • Introduction to health and safety
  • Accidents
  • Legal aspects
  • Management of health and safety
  • Risk assessment
  • Hazardous substances
  • The workplace
  • Using equipment safely
  • Fire safety
  • Health at work
  • Ergonomics, manual handling and display equipment
  • The role of line managers and supervisors
  • Consultation

How long does it take to complete the Highfield Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Course?

  • This course is normally completed in three days, with 21 guided learning hours.
  • The course can be run over two days, if learners have no additional needs for the examination
  • The course can be run over multiple days; however, this costs more to deliver the course in this way. Please let us know when booking the course that you require more than one session.
  • The course can also be completed by blended learning, when combining the course with our Level 3 Health and Safety eLearning Course – ask us for more details.

What will be included in my Highfield Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Course?

  • Training to national standards
  • Manual for each learner
  • Exam fees
  • Certificates on successfully completing the course and assessments for each person

How is the Highfield Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Course Assessed?

  • Written multiple choice examination
    • 120-minute examination at the end of the course
    • 60 questions
    • Successful learners will achieve a score of 40 out of 60
    • Learners will achieve a Merit if they score 50 out of 60

How is the Highfield Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Course certificated, or Accredited?

  • This course is an OFQUAL accredited qualification through Highfield Qualifications
  • Qualification Number 600/0645/6
  • On successfully completing the assessment all learners receive an A4 certificate from Highfield Qualifications

How do I renew my Highfield Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Course?

  • There is no formal expiry on the Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace
  • As with all health and safety training, there is a requirement that staff have up to date knowledge and skills. It would therefore, be worthwhile that staff undergo periodic refresher training. 

What routes for progression are there after my Highfield Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace Course?

Booking an onsite course:

To enquire about an onsite course for your staff, please either call our head office, 01473 551911, or one of our local offices, or fill in the enquiry form below