Who’s it for?
The Level 3 Award in Supervising Health and Safety in the Workplace is a three day course aimed at supervisors and managers. It is intended for candidates already working in this capacity and those preparing to do so. There are no pre-requisites for this qualification. However it is advised that candidates already possess a qualification in Health and Safety at Level 2 and a minimum of level 2 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent. Arrangements are in place for special needs.
What’s it about?
The Level 3 Award in Supervising Health and Safety in the Workplace covers: • Introduction to health and safety supervision • Workplace accidents • Principles of health and safety law • Organising health and safety in the workplace • Workplace hazards • Workplace and occupational ill health • Monitoring and measuring health and safety performance
How is it assessed?
There is a two hour 60 question multiple-choice test at the end of the course and you need 40 out of 60 to pass (and 50 out of 60 for a credit pass). Following the course you will be sent a Level 3 Award in Supervising Health and Safety in the Workplace certificate.
What will I get out of it?
The aim of the Level 3 Award in Supervising Health and Safety in the Workplace is to ensure you know that supervisors and managers have legal and moral obligations to ensure health and safety within a business and to employees, contractors, visitors and suppliers.
How much does it cost?
Courses cost £490.
If you have 4 or more people to train (and a suitable room) you could save money with an in-house course.