Health & Safety Level 4

Level 4 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

COURSE OVERVIEW

Our Level 4 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace is a qualification aimed at Supervisors and Manager with a direct responsibility for Health and Safety management.  The qualification is intended for learners already working in the capacity of supervisor or manager and those who are preparing to start work at this level.

Learners gaining this qualification will know that supervisors and managers have legal and moral obligations to ensure health and safety within a business and that this includes obligations to employees, contractors, visitors and suppliers.  subject areas are regarded by the Health and Safety Executive as being important to developing safe working procedures in the workplace.

The course is delivered by extremely experienced Heath & Safety professionals from a wide range of operational backgrounds to provide you with a unique learning experience.

COURSE SYLLABUS 

  • Understand the duties and responsibilities of employers, employees and others in relation to health and safety at work 
  • Understand the process by which health and safety is managed in an organisation 
  • Understand procedures for developing and implementing risk assessment 
  • Understand procedures for developing and implementing safe systems of work
  • Know how to review health and safety across an organisation

COURSE DETAILS

This is a 4 day course, delivered at our dedicated training facilities throughout the UK, but can also be delivered at your premises for group bookings.

Our training facilities include modern, fully equipped training rooms with comprehensive training equipment and dedicated ‘break out’ areas; on site admin support and ample car parking.

This qualification is assessed in two parts:

Part 1:
Centre set and marked assessment of 2 sections. Learners are expected to undertake the following activities:

• Section 1 Undertake a risk assessment
• Section 2 Construct a safe system of work

Part 2:
Examination consisting of 2 sections with a total duration of 2.5 hours:

• Section 1 contains 30 multiple-choice questions. Total marks available in this section are 30.
• Section 2 contains 6 longer written questions from which the learner answers 4 of their choice.

Total marks available in this section are 70. Marks from both sections will be added together to determine the learner’s grade. Learners will achieve a Pass at 60% overall, a Merit at 70% and a Distinction at 80%.

COURSE FEES INCLUDE

    Our Level 4 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace course includes:

  • Four days of training from an experienced Instructor 
  • All training aids, equipment and hand-outs 
  • Level 4 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace certification