Level 2 Award in Supervising Staff Safely
Stand-alone qualification aimed at those with responsibility for the health and safety of others, primarily supervisors, team leaders, department heads and junior managers.
Online assessments £38.00 (not offered paper-based, prices are excluding VAT).
It provides them with the practical knowledge and understanding necessary to their role in promoting health and safety in the workplace.
This nationally-recognised qualification is vital because team leaders have an ethical and legal obligation to keep their people healthy and safe.
In 2015-2016, 144 workers were killed in UK workplaces. In addition to the tragic loss of life and personal suffering, employers found themselves faced with court fines and costs, increased insurance premiums, compensation claims, reduced productivity, damaged reputation and low staff morale. Teaching this qualification will help avoid such consequences.
Level 2 Award in Supervising Staff Safely qualification is regulated by the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).
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What does it cover?
Level 2 Award in Supervising Staff Safely qualification teaches the learner about the principal legislation relating to health and safety, the enforcement of legislation and the consequences of breaching it. It covers health and management systems and the role of the supervisor in identifying hazards and assessing risks.
The learner will become proficient in all aspects of the supervisor's role – from prioritising action to addressing risks, recommending suitable control measures, improving the health and safety culture and reporting and investigating accidents and near misses.
This qualification is an essential element for anyone wishing to become a supervisor or team leader with responsibility for the health and safety of employees.
How does it work?
Learning materials are provided to Approved Centres who subsequently deliver the training (recommended 12 hours). Candidates complete an online risk assessment task. Tasks are marked by independent examiners. Results are issued within 20 working days and certificates follow by post within 10 working days.
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Assessments for Approved Centres
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Assessments are comprehensive and clearly laid out, so that candidates can easily understand the process. The training takes the form of a full-day programme and the assessment task is online. All our qualifications are developed to the very highest standards.
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