Level 2 Award in Occupational Health and Safety (NCFE)
What will I learn?
On average 27 million working days were lost due to work-related illness or workplace injury.
Good knowledge of health and safety is a vital skill in the workplace as it benefits the employees, employers and general safety at work.
This qualification covers all aspects of health and safety, from risk assessments to fire safety.
A great addition to your CV to show your commitment to health and safety at work, this is also beneficial for general knowledge
Topics covered in this course include:
- Health and Safety in the workplace
- DSE Risk Assessment
- Manual handling safety at work
This is a marked course which requires short essay style answers to allow your assigned marker to be able to identify that you have understood the skills and knowledge to meet the awarding body standards. The awarding body for this course is NCFE.
This course is a fully online course, where the learning materials and assessments are online.
What qualifications do I need?
There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, as it is delivered online it would be beneficial if the candidate had basic competence in IT and the internet.
This course provides progression to further NCFE programmes. It is also a good starting point for those individuals who are interested in entering a career in the health and safety sector.
Duration: From your start date on the course you have 16-20 weeks to complete your course. You could complete in 10 weeks or use the full 20 weeks- it's up to you. Please be aware that you could be withdrawn from your course if submission dates are vastly overdue. If at any point you are struggling with deadlines you should contact us for an extension which we will assign where possible.