Health & Safety Short Courses

1HABC Level 1 Award in Health and Safety for Manufacturing
This national award is aimed at people working in all sectors of the manufacturing industry and those who are preparing to start working in the industry. This qualification focuses on the importance of maintaining health and safety in a manufacturing environment.

You will gain an understanding of the hazards associated with operating dangerous equipment, handling hazardous goods and moving and handling products. Content includes the importance of machinery guards, cut-out switches and other safety devices.

How long is the course?
This qualification is achieved 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 to complete. You must answer at least 10 out of 15 questions correctly to successfully complete the qualification.

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

HABC Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace
HABC Level 2 Award in Control of Substances Hazardous to Health