Health & Safety At Work

The Basic Principles Of Health & Safety. Learn Key Health & Safety Principles & The Common Risks Prevalent In The Workplace.

About This Course

The Health and Safety at Work Act imposes a general duty on employers to make sure that their workplaces are safe and offer no risk to health, but the act goes beyond employers and health and safety is the responsibility of employees too.

This e-learning course sets out to provide the basic principles of health and safety. It creates an awareness of key health and safety principles and highlights the risks that are prevalent in the workplace, explaining both what the risks are as well as what should be done to avoid and remove them. It also describes what should be done when accidents occur and the measures that should be put in place to avoid them happening again.

Health and safety is about preventing people from being harmed while at work, or becoming ill through work. In this health and safety e-learning course you will find out why it’s important to you, those around you, and why everyone has their part to play in keeping things as safe as possible.

What You Will Learn

  • Learn more about health and safety accidents at work
  • Explain your responsibilities and the responsibilities of your employer
  • Know why health and safety training at work is important
  • Explain what a hazard is and the different ways of dealing with them
  • Describe how risk is assessed and managed
  • Explain why reporting accidents and near misses is important
  • Describe the reporting steps to take if there is an accident
  • Have a general understanding of work-based areas of health and safety

Entry Requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.
Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer Requirements

Computer requirements
Students will need access to a computer and the internet.
Interactive scorm lessons.
Desktop is preferred method for best user experience.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:
- Modern and up to date browser.
- Using Google Chrome is recommended.

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Course Summary

Delivery: Online

Access: Lifetime

Award: Certificate

Time: Self Paced

Assessment: Yes

Language: English

Support: Yes

Community: Yes

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Units Of Study


How is this course delivered?
All our courses are accessible online. You may complete them at your own pace and at your own time.

How do I undertake my course?
After you have completed the payment, you will receive a confirmation email. You will also receive an email containing your course login details (username and password), as well as instructions on how to access and log in to your course via the internet, please check your junk/spam folder in the event that you do not receive the email.

What if English is not my first language?
This course is provided in English, however, due to the digital nature of our training, you can take your time studying the material and make use of tools such as google translate and Grammarly.

Getting Help While You Study
There are very active Q&A sections right within your course. Live chat and email support is also available when you need it. 

Is there a refund/cancellation policy?
Yes, we have a 7-day money-back refund guarantee. Just send us an email to with the subject Refund so we can process your request.

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