Health & Safety 1

Level 1 Award in

Principles of Health and Safety
in the Workplace

1/2 Day Course

Certificate valid for 3 years

Refresher training
recommended every 3 years

The Level 1 Award in Principles of Health and Safety in the Workplace (QCF) is a qualification intended for
learners working in any environment, including Retail, Manufacturing, Food premises and the Care
environment. It is also suitable for those who are returning to work or starting work for the first time.
Learners gaining this qualification will know that Health and Safety is the responsibility of everyone within a
business, including contractors, visitors and suppliers

Understand the importance of health and
safety in the workplace

Understand the scope of hazards and risks
in the workplace

Understand the range of workplace
conditions that can affect health and safety

Understand the requirements for
workplace procedures