What is it?

This qualification is designed to provide candidates with a basic knowledge relating to health, safety and welfare in the workplace. The emphasis is on making the individual safe for themselves, safe for others and capable of identifying potential hazards.

Health and Safety takes as its starting point the fact that most accidents are attributable to a lack of knowledge or carelessness and that the key to improvement is increased awareness on everybody's part.

This qualification is regulated by Ofqual/CCEA and Qualification Wales.

This qualification is on The Education and Skills Funding Agency list of qualifications approved for funding.

Who is it for?

The qualification is suitable for everyone about to enter employment or who has just started work, and is also applicable to young people as part of their preparation for work experience.

How do I apply?

For learners: see below for your nearest centre. Centres are listed alphabetically - to find the centre nearest to you, please use the location finder.

For current centres: if you are interested in delivering this qualification, please visit the Centre Area and register your interest. 

How do I become an RSPH-approved centre?
If you’re planning to deliver one of our qualifications, you will need to become a RSPH registered centre.

To become an approved centre and to gain qualification approval, please visit our Become a centre page.

Centres offering this qualification

33 centres offering this qualification

All distance

102 Garrison Lane, Felixstowe, IP11 7RB
Tel: 01394 766454, Fax: 01634 406555 , Email: geetadalip@hotmail.com

Antrim Regional Office, 4A Steeple Road, Antrim, BT41 1AF
Tel: 028 9442 5348, Fax: 028 9442 5345 , Email: pshields@amh.org.uk

Meadowbank Adult Education Centre, Community Close, Cranford , Hounslow, TW5 9SX
Tel: 0208 583 6011

51 Agivey Road, Kilrea, Co Derry, Northern Ireland, BT51 5UU
Tel: 02829 540 698, Email: eilymckiernan@hotmail.com

Community Base, 113 Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XG
Tel: 01273234777 , Email: fft@gypsy-traveller.org, Website: http://www.gypsy-travellers.org

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Ofqual reference number: 601/6345/8