Highfield Level 2 Award in Health & Safety In The Workplace


The training programme has been designed to provide essential knowledge and understanding of health & safety for employees working in any sector of business, whether manufacturing, commerce, public sector or the service of industries. Good health & safety standards rely on employers and employees working together to reduce risks and prevent accidents and ill health arising from work activities.

Employers have a responsibility to provide safe and healthy workplace conditions as well as safe systems and methods for workplace activities. An essential element of any safe system is knowledge and attitude of employees, and this demands proper training in the basics of Health & Safety, as well as specific training for individual tasks.

The Foundation Certificate for Health and Safety in the Workplace represents a foundation of knowledge required by everyone.

This course aims to provide employees with health and safety understanding, which will enable them to contribute effectively to any health and safety management system.


  • Health and Safety Law
  • Health and Safety at work
  • Prevention of accidents and ill health
  • Risk Assessments
  • Basic First Aid
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Workplace Health and Safety
  • Work Equipment
  • Electricity
  • Fire Prevention

Assessment:           Multiple choice exam

Award:                     Highfield Certificate

This course is CITB approved for grant aid to registered companies.

Delegates who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate, valid for 3 years.

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Highfield Level 2 Award in Health & Safety In The Workplace


Length: 1 Day - Dates available on request