The purpose of the Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace is to train candidates to raise awareness of general health and safety considerations and requirements to anyone in a working environment.
The scope of this qualification includes:
- Roles and responsibilities for health, safety and awareness in the workplace
- How risk assessments contribute to health and safety
- How to identify and control the risks from workplace hazards
- Procedures for responding to accidents and incidents in the workplace