What is it?

This qualification is aimed at those who require a better understanding of health and safety for within the workplace. The emphasis is on making the employee safe for him/herself, 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 short programme is usually delivered over one day, and is assessed by a 40 minute test consisting of 25 multiple-choice questions.

Our shop provides a range of resources to support this qualification.

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

Who is it for?
Holders of this qualification will understand the general principles of health and safety in the workplace, the nature of hazards and risks in the workplace and their possible effects, and hazards and risks likely to affect the occupational health of individuals.
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

127 centres offering this qualification

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89 Malone Road, Belfast, BT9 6SP
Tel: 02890 688 961, Email: b.kernaghan@people-1st.co.uk

Unit 14, Palmerston Close, Kibworth Beauchamp, Leicestershire, LE8 0JJ
Tel: 0116 279 6095, Fax: 0116 279 1210 , Email: chris@double7training.com

3 Clos Y Fferm, Coity, Bridgend, CF35 6DX
Tel: 07966 552132 , Email: contact@a2zfoodsafety.co.uk, Website: http://www.a2zfoodsafety.co.uk

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

Q16 Business Exchange, Q16, Quorum Business Park, Benton Lane, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE12 8BX
Tel: 07793086311, Email: andrew.willson@aqct.co.uk

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RSPH Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

44 centre(s) offering this qualification

Ofqual reference number: 600/0325/X