NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work Overview

NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work Course Outline

Element 1: Why and How You Manage Health and Safety?

  • Moral, Legal, and Financial Reasons and Benefits for Managing Health and Safety
  • Managing Health and Safety Consistently Well
  • Auditing

Element 2: Dealing with Common Workplace Hazards

  • General Workplace Issues
  • Violence and Aggression
  • Work-Related Stress
  • Hazardous Chemicals and Substances
  • Computers
  • Substance Abuse
  • Electricity
  • Fire
  • Manual Handling
  • Noise and Vibration
  • Work Equipment
  • Work at Height
  • Workplace Transport

Element 3: Stopping Incidents and Ill-health Before They Happen

  • Inspecting the Workplace
  • Risk Assessment Theory
  • Managing Health and Safety Consistently Well
  • Auditing

Element 4: Learning from Incidents

  • Why Investigating Incidents Makes Sense
  • A Simple Four-step Approach to Investigations

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Who should attend this NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work Course?

The NEBOSH (The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health) Award in Health and Safety at Work Course is a foundational course that will help delegates to better manage and implement safety and health protocols within their organisations. This NEBOSH Health and Safety at Work Award Training is especially beneficial for the following professionals:

  • HR Executives
  • Operational Managers
  • Team Leaders
  • Safety and Compliance Managers
  • Line Supervisors
  • Site Engineers
  • Risk Assessment Specialists

Prerequisites of the NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work Course

There are no formal prerequisites for the NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work Training Course. However, a basic level of English language proficiency is required.

NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work Course Overview

The NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work is a pivotal course among all the Health and Safety Courses by NEBOSH. It is tailored for individuals keen to grasp the essentials of workplace safety and health. Out of all NEBOSH Courses, this NEBOSH Health and Safety at Work Course aims to address this need, providing delegates with a holistic view of common workplace hazards and preventive strategies.

Proficiency in safety and health is not merely a regulatory requirement but a strategic asset for organisations. Ensuring a safe work environment reduces incidents, fosters employee morale, and can even boost productivity. While NEBOSH Courses like this are accessible to all, professionals like HR Executives, Team Leaders, Managers, and especially those directly involved in workplace safety protocols will greatly benefit from mastering its content.

This intensive 3-day training delivered by The Knowledge Academy on the NEBOSH Health and Safety at Work Award Course offered by The Knowledge Academy provides a deep dive into the realm of safety and health. Delegates will emerge equipped with actionable insights into managing safety and health, understanding workplace hazards, and implementing preventive measures.

Course Objectives

  • To develop a fundamental understanding of Health and Safety principles for maintaining a safe workplace environment
  • To gain knowledge of the legal framework governing Health and Safety in the workplace
  • To learn skills in identifying workplace hazards, assessing risks, and implementing effective control measures
  • To understand the importance of effective communication and its role in promoting a positive safety and health culture
  • To learn accident investigation techniques and effective measures to ensure continuous improvement    

Upon completing this NEBOSH Certification Course, delegates gain a comprehensive understanding of core Health and Safety principles, including hazard recognition, risk assessment, and regulatory compliance. They also hone their skills in conducting practical risk assessments, implementing hazard control measures, and responding to workplace emergencies.

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What's included in this NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work Course?

  • NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work Assessment
  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work Certification
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work Assessment Information

The NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work Assessment helps to evaluate an individual's basic understanding of workplace health and safety principles. It is suitable for anyone looking to gain a foundational awareness of health and safety practices, often serving as a stepping stone to more advanced NEBOSH qualifications. 

Assessment Type:  

Unit HSA1: Health and Safety at Work 

  • Assessment Type – Practical Assessment 
  • Assessment Time - 3 hours (approx.) 
  • Pass Marks – 75%, or 45/60 Marks 
  • Entry Requirement – No 

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Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

Experience the most sought-after learning style with The Knowledge Academy's NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work. Available in 490+ locations across 190+ countries, our hand-picked Classroom venues offer an invaluable human touch. Immerse yourself in a comprehensive, interactive experience with our expert-led NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work sessions.

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NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work FAQs

This NEBOSH Health and Safety Course is a certification course designed to equip individuals with essential knowledge and skills in managing safety and health in the workplace.
The NEBOSH Health and Safety at Work Award Course is open to all, especially Team Leaders and Supervisors. No prior safety and health knowledge is required, but basic English comprehension is beneficial for effective participation.
The NEBOSH Health and Safety at Work Award Course covers key health and safety topics, including workplace hazards and risks, risk control, health and safety management principles, and emergency response protocols, providing a solid foundation in health and safety practices.
Completing this NEBOSH Health and Safety at Work Award Course equips individuals with essential health and safety knowledge, enhances career prospects by providing a recognised qualification, and contributes to creating a safer working environment, reducing accidents and promoting well-being.
From the NEBOSH Health and Safety Training, you'll acquire foundational safety knowledge, risk assessment skills, understanding of workplace hazards, compliance methods, and strategies to foster a health-conscious work environment, ensuring the well-being of all personnel.
No, work experience is not required to pursue this NEBOSH Health and Safety Course. It is designed to be accessible for individuals even without prior safety and health knowledge or workplace experience. The course provides foundational insights suitable for newcomers and seasoned professionals alike.
This NEBOSH Health and Safety Course comes with an assessment. The NEBOSH Health and Safety at Work Award Assessment reflects delegates’ understanding of the topic and the extent to which they can implement their knowledge to maintain safety and health in the workplace.
NEBOSH results are delivered 20 days after completion of the assessment.
The NEBOSH Health and Safety at Work Award is a lifetime qualification and does not require renewal, ensuring that your credential remains valid indefinitely without the need for retesting or recertification.
Learning methods for the NEBOSH Award typically include classroom-based training, online courses, and distance learning options, allowing students to choose the format that best suits their learning style and schedule.
Completing the NEBOSH Award can enhance your career prospects by opening up opportunities in various sectors for roles such as health and safety officer, coordinator, or advisor, especially for those starting their career in health and safety or looking to solidify their foundational knowledge in the field.
The Knowledge Academy stands out as a prestigious training provider known for its extensive course offerings, expert instructors, adaptable learning formats, and industry recognition. It's a dependable option for those seeking NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work Certification.
The training fees for NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work certification in the United Kingdom starts from £2295
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work.
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