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IQ Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (QCF)

 

Qualification Number 600/7935/6
Title IQ Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (QCF)
Category National
Sector General Skills | Health & Safety
Operational Start Date 18/02/2013
Operational End Date 31/12/2017
Total Units 1 Mandatory Units
Min Guided Learning Hours 10 Total Qualification Time
Min Age From 14

 


Registration Fee : £9.50 (excluding VAT) 


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About this Qualification

The IQ Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (QCF) is a qualification aimed at individuals who intend to develop their knowledge and understanding of health and safety in the workplace. It provides learners with formal recognition of their knowledge and understanding and as the qualification is generic, it is applicable to a range of work settings. As the qualification is knowledge-based, there is no requirement for the learner to be in work. By completing the single mandatory unit, all learners will cover the essentials of health and safety in the workplace, including roles and responsibilities, the contribution of risk assessments, identifying and controlling the risks from common workplace hazards and the procedures for responding to accidents and incidents. 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

Upon completion of the IQ Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (QCF), learners can progress to a range of qualifications using credits already achieved, as the mandatory unit is common to them. These qualifications include:

Level 1 Award in Introduction to Employment in the Hospitality Industry (QCF)

Level 2 Certificate In Licensed Hospitality Operations (QCF)

Level 2 Certificate In Health and Safety in the Workplace (QCF)

Level 1 Certificate in Skills for Working Life (QCF)

Level 2 Award in Occupational Health and Safety (QCF)

Unit Structure

IQ Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (QCF)
Mandatory UnitMinimum Units:1
 Minimum Credits:1
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 H/601/9699Health and Safety in the Workplace2110

 


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