This qualification is aimed at employees and enables them to work safely and recognise and deal with hazards in the workplace. It also provides learners with knowledge of the basic health and safety practices essential in the workplace.
To complete this qualification, learners should expect to undertake 10 hours of learning.
These include roles and responsibilities of employees and employers, how risk assessments contribute to health and safety, how to identify and control risks from common workplace hazards and procedures for responding accidents and incidents in the workplace.
This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination.