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IQ Level 1 Award in Health and Safety at Work (QCF)

 

Qualification Number 601/3480/X
Title IQ Level 1 Award in Health and Safety at Work (QCF)
Category National
Sector Health & Safety
Operational Start Date 09/06/2014
Operational End Date 31/12/2017
Total Units 1 Mandatory Units
Min Guided Learning Hours 6 Total Qualification Time
Min Age From 14

 


Registration Fee : £9.50 (excluding VAT) 


This is the administrative fee that IQ charges centres to register a learner on this qualification, and NOT a training fee. All fees include registration, certification and postage (delivery rates may apply for postage to international centres). 

 


About this Qualification

The IQ Level 1 Award in Health and Safety at Work (QCF) is a knowledge-based qualification for individuals who wish to gain formal recognition of their knowledge and understanding of health and safety in the workplace. As it is knowledge-based, there is no requirement for learners to have access to a workplace. By completing the single mandatory unit, all learners will cover the importance of health, safety and welfare standards, how hazards and risks are controlled, the main causes and effects of poor health and safety and how health and safety information is communicated in the context of the workplace. Objectives of the qualification include preparing learners to progress to a qualification in the same subject area but at a higher level or requiring more specific knowledge, skills and understanding, meeting relevant programmes of learning, preparing learners for employment and supporting a role in the workplace

Progression

Learners who have achieved the IQ Level 1 Award in Health and Safety at Work (QCF) can progress to a range of employability qualifications, because the single unit “Introduction to health and safety for people at work” is common to them. These include:

The Level 1 Award in Employability (QCF)

The Level 1 Certificate in Employability (QCF)

The Level 2 Award in Employability (QCF)

The Level 2 Certificate in Employability (QCF)

Unit Structure

IQ Level 1 Award in Health and Safety at Work (QCF)
Mandatory GroupMinimum Units:1
 Minimum Credits:1
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 T/601/8007Introduction to health and safety for people at work116

 


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