This qualification is aimed at all employees, or those looking to enter/re-enter the workforce.


Health and safety training is a requirement in workplaces and this qualification enables learners to identify and understand the most common workplace hazards.


Qualification Title: QNUK Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)

Qualification level: 02

Credit value: 01

Guided learning hours (GLH): 06

Total Qualification Time (TQT): 06



This qualification is aimed at employees or those re-entering employment, where an all-round understanding of health and safety principles is important.


This is a qualification that indicates an individual can undertake a specific role in the workplace and that may be relied upon by employers.


The workbook will be completed independently by the learner at the end of the course. Learners may complete the workbook online or in hard copy. All assessment criteria in the qualification are covered; the workbook consists of short answer, multiple choice and matching questions. It should be completed by the learner and returned to the Assessor in line with agreed timescales.


  • Understand roles and responsibilities for health, safety and welfare in the workplace
  • Understand how risk assessments contribute to health and safety
  • Understand how to identify and control the risks from common workplace hazards
  • Know the procedures for responding to accidents and incidents in the workplace

QNUK Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)

  • Inhouse courses for up to 12 learners are held at your place of work or local training facility. Alternatively we provide this course regularly in our Southampton, London, Birmingham & Manchester Training Centres via our Open Courses. For more information on Open Courses please contact us.