The Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (QCF) has been accredited by the regulators of England and Wales (Ofqual and the Welsh Government) and is part of the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF).
It is supported by Proskills, the Sector Skills Council for the process and manufacturing sector
Qualification Overview and Objective
The Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace is aimed at supervisors, managers, team leaders as well as individuals wishing to advance their health and safety knowledge.
The qualification is intended for learners already working in the capacity of supervisor, manager or team leader and also those who are preparing to start work at this level.
Persons gaining this qualification will know that supervisors, managers and team leaders have legal and moral obligations to ensure health and safety within a business, and that this includes obligations to employees, contractors, visitors and suppliers. Its syllabus areas are regarded by the Health and Safety Executive as being important to developing and maintaining safe working procedures in the workplace.
There are no prerequisites for this qualification.
It is advised that learners have a minimum of Level 2 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent.
*n.b. A registration and training materials fee of £60.20 +VAT per delegate is applicable to the Level 3 Health and Safety in the Workplace Training Course, in addition to the course price.
Duration: 4.5 days