QA Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment (RQF)

Health & Safety

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with a greater awareness of risks in the workplace and the measures that can be taken to control them.

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DESCRIPTION
INTENDED AUDIENCE

The Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment (RQF) is ideal as an introduction to risk assessment for anyone in a work environment.

COURSE OVERVIEW

During this 1 day course, Learners will gain a basic introduction into the principles of risk assessment. Topics covered include: main causes of work-related fatalities, basic processes for undertaking a risk assessment, key terms associated with risk assessments, methods that can be used to prioritise risks and more. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please see below:

Please note this qualification does not include writing and conducting risk assessment practice sessions. Those who will be responsible for conducting risk assessments should undertake the Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment (RQF).

The course will develop learner’s understanding of:

  • The main causes of work-related fatalities, injuries and ill health
  • Moral, legal and economic reasons for preventing accidents and ill health at work
  • Key terms associated with risk assessment
  • The role of risk assessment in accident and ill health prevention
  • Legal requirements for risk assessment
  • A simple process for undertaking a risk assessment
  • Occupational, environmental and human factors that can affect the level of risk from hazards at work
  • How to prioritise risks
  • The requirements for providing information about, and records on, the results of a risk assessment
Entry Requirements

Learners must be at least 14 years old on the first day of the training. There are no other formal entry requirements but to benefit from the learning we advise that Learners have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent.

ASSESSMENT METHODS

1 x 30 Multiple Choice Question Paper (Theory assessment).

 

Successful Learners will receive a personalised Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted*. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost.

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Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment (RQF) is ideal as an introduction to risk assessment for anyone in a work environment.

Course Overview

During this 1 day course, Learners will gain a basic introduction into the principles of risk assessment. Topics covered include: main causes of work-related fatalities, basic processes for undertaking a risk assessment, key terms associated with risk assessments, methods that can be used to prioritise risks and more. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please see below:

Please note this qualification does not include writing and conducting risk assessment practice sessions. Those who will be responsible for conducting risk assessments should undertake the Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment (RQF).

The course will develop learner’s understanding of:

  • The main causes of work-related fatalities, injuries and ill health
  • Moral, legal and economic reasons for preventing accidents and ill health at work
  • Key terms associated with risk assessment
  • The role of risk assessment in accident and ill health prevention
  • Legal requirements for risk assessment
  • A simple process for undertaking a risk assessment
  • Occupational, environmental and human factors that can affect the level of risk from hazards at work
  • How to prioritise risks
  • The requirements for providing information about, and records on, the results of a risk assessment
Entry Requirements

Learners must be at least 14 years old on the first day of the training. There are no other formal entry requirements but to benefit from the learning we advise that Learners have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent.

Assessment Methods

1 x 30 Multiple Choice Question Paper (Theory assessment).

 

Successful Learners will receive a personalised Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted*. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost.

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Level 2 Award In Principles of Manual Handling at Work (RQF)

Health & Safety

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop their understanding of the principles of safer manual handling.

Level 2 Award In Principles Of Manual Handling At Work (RQF)

DESCRIPTION
INTENDED AUDIENCE

The Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling (RQF) qualification has been specifically designed for all employees to help raise their awareness of the risks associated with unsafe manual handling practices. It is also ideal for those who might have to carry out manual handling as part of their job such as handling deliveries, parcels and boxes.

COURSE OVERVIEW

Over a half day period, successful Learners will develop a greater awareness of manual handling, including: common manual handling injuries, the safe movement principles, theory of safe manual handling principles and manual handling equipment. 

his qualification is designed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills to safely move objects in the workplace.

The course builds on the best practice guidance from the Health and Safety Executive and provides learners with the opportunity to practice safe moving principles.

The Health and Safety and Work Act 1974 and the Manual Handling Operation Regulations 1992 require each employer to provide adequate supervision and training and as well as undertake manual handling risk assessments. This qualification will support employers to demonstrate their commitment to the legal obligations.

The qualification is ideal for new starters, existing staff and for refresher training.

CURRICULUM INCLUDES
  • Understand the reasons for safe manual handling
  • Understand how manual handling risk assessments contribute to improving health and safety
  • Understand the principles, types of equipment and testing requirements associated with manual handling safety
  • Be able to apply safe manual handling principles

Please note that this qualification does not include practical sessions. Those requiring practical training should undertake the Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF).

ASSESSMENT METHODS

1 x Theory assessment (Multiple Choice Question Paper).

 

Successful Learners will receive a personalised Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted*. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost.

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Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling (RQF) qualification has been specifically designed for all employees to help raise their awareness of the risks associated with unsafe manual handling practices. It is also ideal for those who might have to carry out manual handling as part of their job such as handling deliveries, parcels and boxes.

Course Overview

Over a half day period, successful Learners will develop a greater awareness of manual handling, including: common manual handling injuries, the safe movement principles, theory of safe manual handling principles and manual handling equipment. 

his qualification is designed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills to safely move objects in the workplace.

The course builds on the best practice guidance from the Health and Safety Executive and provides learners with the opportunity to practice safe moving principles.

The Health and Safety and Work Act 1974 and the Manual Handling Operation Regulations 1992 require each employer to provide adequate supervision and training and as well as undertake manual handling risk assessments. This qualification will support employers to demonstrate their commitment to the legal obligations.

The qualification is ideal for new starters, existing staff and for refresher training.

CURRICULUM INCLUDES
  • Understand the reasons for safe manual handling
  • Understand how manual handling risk assessments contribute to improving health and safety
  • Understand the principles, types of equipment and testing requirements associated with manual handling safety
  • Be able to apply safe manual handling principles

Please note that this qualification does not include practical sessions. Those requiring practical training should undertake the Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF).

Assessment Methods

1 x Theory assessment (Multiple Choice Question Paper).

 

Successful Learners will receive a personalised Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted*. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost.

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Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH (RQF)

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Health & Safety

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification has been specifically designed to develop Learners’ knowledge of COSHH Regulations and requirements.

Level 2 Award In Principles Of COSHH (RQF)

DESCRIPTION
INTENDED AUDIENCE

The QA Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH (RQF) is ideal for all employees, and specifically those who wish to work in an environment with hazardous substances, such as: healthcare, manufacturing, cleaning, transport, utilities and office environments.

COURSE OVERVIEW

During this half day course, Learners will develop their understanding of the law relating to hazardous substances in the workplace and the precautions and procedures required to ensure hazardous substances are properly controlled, as well as learn how risk assessments contribute to the safe use ofhazardous substances. For a more detailed overview, please download the Qualification Specification.

ASSESSMENT METHODS

1 x 15  Multiple Choice Question Paper (Theory assessment).

LEARNER REGISTRATION FEES

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Lesson Plans, Assessment Guide and Multiple Choice Question Papers

Successful Learners will receive a personalised QA Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted*. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost (please see our Fees and Charges list for details).

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Intended Audience

The QA Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH (RQF) is ideal for all employees, and specifically those who wish to work in an environment with hazardous substances, such as: healthcare, manufacturing, cleaning, transport, utilities and office environments.

Course Overview

During this half day course, Learners will develop their understanding of the law relating to hazardous substances in the workplace and the precautions and procedures required to ensure hazardous substances are properly controlled, as well as learn how risk assessments contribute to the safe use ofhazardous substances. For a more detailed overview, please download the Qualification Specification.

Assessment Methods

1 x 15  Multiple Choice Question Paper (Theory assessment).

Learner Registration Fees

Here at Qualsafe Awards we are passionate about providing the highest quality service and support at competitive prices. That’s why our Centres can save up to 12.5% on Learner Registrations with our tiered pricing system!

Standard Price150-249 Learners
Save 7.5%
250-499 Learners
Save 10%
500+ Learners
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£7.00£6.47£6.30£6.12

 

Price includes:

Lesson Plans, Assessment Guide and Multiple Choice Question Papers

Successful Learners will receive a personalised QA Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted*. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost (please see our Fees and Charges list for details).

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Level 2 Award in Preventing Violence in the Workplace (RQF)

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Who is this for? This qualification is for those working in environments where they are likely to have to deal with aggressive individuals. Examples may include those working in service industries or retail. The qualification is not for those that are likely to have to intervene in violent situations.

Level 2 Award In Preventing Violence In The Workplace (RQF)

DESCRIPTION
PRE-REQUISITES

This qualification is available to those over 16 years. Candidates should be at least a level 1 numeracy and literacy or equivalent

KEY POINTS
  • Regulated qualification
  • Written to HSE guidance
  • 6 guided learning hours (1 day)
  • Recommended to be refreshed every 3 years
  • Certificate and qualification card included
  • Assessed by multi-choice questions (MCQs)
COURSE CONTENT

 This course has been developed to raise awareness amongst staff of recognizing the contributing factors to violence at work and how to manage these, and covers:

  • Define the word violence
  • Legal requirements
  • Recording incidents
  • Control measures
  • Recognising signs of aggression
  • Reducing the risk through interpersonal skills

The content has been written to meet accepted guidelines and can be tailored to meet the needs of the employer, but additional time may need to be added.

PROGRESSION ROUTE

Learners may progress onto the following qualifications:

  • QNUK Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)
  • QNUK Level 2 Award in Principles of Workplace Risk Assessment (RQF)
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Pre-Requisites

This qualification is available to those over 16 years. Candidates should be at least a level 1 numeracy and literacy or equivalent

Key Points
  • Regulated qualification
  • Written to HSE guidance
  • 6 guided learning hours (1 day)
  • Recommended to be refreshed every 3 years
  • Certificate and qualification card included
  • Assessed by multi-choice questions (MCQs)
Course Content

 This course has been developed to raise awareness amongst staff of recognizing the contributing factors to violence at work and how to manage these, and covers:

  • Define the word violence
  • Legal requirements
  • Recording incidents
  • Control measures
  • Recognising signs of aggression
  • Reducing the risk through interpersonal skills

The content has been written to meet accepted guidelines and can be tailored to meet the needs of the employer, but additional time may need to be added.

Progression route

Learners may progress onto the following qualifications:

  • QNUK Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)
  • QNUK Level 2 Award in Principles of Workplace Risk Assessment (RQF)
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Level 2 Award In Manual Handling Loads at Work (RQF)

Health & Safety

Who is this for? This qualification is for those at work that require an understanding of the hazards associated with manual handling and how these can best be avoided. The programme is typically delivered over a day. The assessment includes practical elements as well as the knowledge element found in the QNUK Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling at Work.

Level 2 Award In Manual Handling Loads At Work (RQF)

DESCRIPTION
PRE-REQUISITES

This qualification is available to those over 14 years. Candidates should be at least a level 1 numeracy and literacy or equivalent. Candidates should be physically capable of undertaking practical elements

PROGRESSION ROUTE
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Pre-Requisites

This qualification is available to those over 14 years. Candidates should be at least a level 1 numeracy and literacy or equivalent. Candidates should be physically capable of undertaking practical elements

Progression route

Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in Health and Social Care (RQF)

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Health & Safety

Who is this for? This qualification is intended for those that are working in, or are looking to start work in health and social care. The qualification introduces the key principles associated with Health and Safety in a health and social care setting.

Level 2 Award In Health And Safety In Health And Social Care (RQF)

DESCRIPTION
PRE-REQUISITES

This qualification is available to those over 18 years. Learners should be at least a level 1 numeracy and literacy or equivalent

PROGRESSION ROUTE

Learners may progress onto additional qualifications related to the health and social care setting.

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Pre-Requisites

This qualification is available to those over 18 years. Learners should be at least a level 1 numeracy and literacy or equivalent

Progression route

Learners may progress onto additional qualifications related to the health and social care setting.

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QA Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)

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Health & Safety

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop their awareness of health and safety, including the role that everyone plays in maintaining a safe working environment.

QA Level 2 Award In Health And Safety In The Workplace (RQF)

DESCRIPTION
INTENDED AUDIENCE

The QA Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF) qualification is ideal for all employees to raise their awareness of health and safety in the workplace.

COURSE OVERVIEW

During this 1 day course, Learners will develop a greater understanding of health and safety issues, including: health and safety laws, risk assessments and risk control hierarchy, identifying and controlling risks from common workplace hazards and more. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification.

ASSESSMENT METHODS

1 x Theory assessment (Multiple Choice Question Paper).

LEARNER REGISTRATION FEES

Here at Qualsafe Awards we are passionate about providing the highest quality service and support at competitive prices. That’s why our Centres can save up to 12.5% on Learner Registrations with our tiered pricing system!

Standard Price150-249 Learners
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250-499 Learners
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500+ Learners
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£7.00£6.47£6.30£6.12

 

Price includes:

Free Lesson Plan, PowerPoint Presentation, Assessment Guide and Multiple Choice Question Papers.

Successful Learners will receive a personalised QA Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted*. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost (please see our Fees and Charges list for details).

 
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Intended Audience

The QA Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF) qualification is ideal for all employees to raise their awareness of health and safety in the workplace.

Course Overview

During this 1 day course, Learners will develop a greater understanding of health and safety issues, including: health and safety laws, risk assessments and risk control hierarchy, identifying and controlling risks from common workplace hazards and more. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification.

Assessment Methods

1 x Theory assessment (Multiple Choice Question Paper).

Learner Registration Fees

Here at Qualsafe Awards we are passionate about providing the highest quality service and support at competitive prices. That’s why our Centres can save up to 12.5% on Learner Registrations with our tiered pricing system!

Standard Price150-249 Learners
Save 7.5%
250-499 Learners
Save 10%
500+ Learners
Save 12.5%
£7.00£6.47£6.30£6.12

 

Price includes:

Free Lesson Plan, PowerPoint Presentation, Assessment Guide and Multiple Choice Question Papers.

Successful Learners will receive a personalised QA Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted*. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost (please see our Fees and Charges list for details).

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QA Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)

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Health & Safety

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with a basic introduction to health and safety in the workplace, including the role that everyone plays in maintaining a safe working environment.

Level 1 Award In Health And Safety In The Workplace (RQF)

DESCRIPTION
INTENDED AUDIENCE

The QA Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF) has been designed for all employees working in different types of environments to help raise their awareness of health and safety in the workplace.

COURSE OVERVIEW

During this half day course, Learners will develop a basic knowledge of health and safety issues such as: hazards and risks in the workplace, workplace conditions that can affect health and safety, and the requirements for workplace procedures. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification.

ASSESSMENT METHODS

1 x 15 Multiple Choice Question Paper (Theory assessment).

LEARNER REGISTRATION FEES

Here at Qualsafe Awards we are passionate about providing the highest quality service and support at competitive prices. That’s why our Centres can save up to 12.5% on Learner Registrations with our tiered pricing system!

Standard Price150-249 Learners
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250-499 Learners
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500+ Learners
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£6.50£6.01£5.85£5.68

Price includes:

Lesson Plans, Assessment Guide and Multiple Choice Question Papers.

Successful Learners will receive a personalised QA Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted*. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost (please see our Fees and Charges list for details).

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Intended Audience

The QA Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF) has been designed for all employees working in different types of environments to help raise their awareness of health and safety in the workplace.

Course Overview

During this half day course, Learners will develop a basic knowledge of health and safety issues such as: hazards and risks in the workplace, workplace conditions that can affect health and safety, and the requirements for workplace procedures. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification.

Assessment Methods

1 x 15 Multiple Choice Question Paper (Theory assessment).

Learner Registration Fees

Here at Qualsafe Awards we are passionate about providing the highest quality service and support at competitive prices. That’s why our Centres can save up to 12.5% on Learner Registrations with our tiered pricing system!

Standard Price150-249 Learners
Save 7.5%
250-499 Learners
Save 10%
500+ Learners
Save 12.5%
£6.50£6.01£5.85£5.68

Price includes:

Lesson Plans, Assessment Guide and Multiple Choice Question Papers.

Successful Learners will receive a personalised QA Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted*. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost (please see our Fees and Charges list for details).

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