Health & Safety Short Courses

Control of Substances Hazardous to Health
1HABC Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health
Qualification Number: 600/1952/9
Credit Value: 1

This accredited qualification is for anyone who is likely to come into contact with hazardous substances within a variety of working environments including: manufacturing, cleaning, healthcare, transport, utilities and office environments.
It gives you the knowledge to recognise the risks associated with hazardous substances and how to control them. Subjects covered include laws relating to hazardous substances in the workplace, risk assessments, safe use of hazardous substances in the workplace, control precautions and procedures for dealing with hazardous substances.

How long is the course?
This qualification is obtained by taking a half-day course.

How is the qualification assessed?
It is assessed by a multiple-choice examination, taking a maximum of 30 minutes. You must achieve a score of at least 10 out of 15 in order to pass.

What next?
You may progress to further qualifications, such as:

HABC Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace
HABC Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment