Health & Safety Short Courses

1HABC Level 1 Award in Health and Safety for Retail
This national award is aimed at people working in all sectors of the retail or wholesale industry and those who are preparing to work in the industry. This qualification focuses on the importance of maintaining health and safety in the retail sector and the role employees need to play to ensure the safety of themselves, colleagues and customers in store.
You will gain an understanding of the importance of lifting and handling goods properly and the procedures to follow in emergency situations, with particular focus on customer safety, as well as the importance of following company health and safety rules and procedures.

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 further qualifications, such as:

HABC Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace