Health & Safety Level 1


Learner details

What is the course about?

Health & Safety Level 1 is ideal for those new to the workplace. This online health and safety course introduces basic health and safety concepts in a fun, interactive and engaging way. It covers subjects such as accidents, including slips, trips and falls, legal responsibilities and hazardous substances.

This course is accredited by Highfield Qualifications.

Who is it for?

Health & Safety Level 1 is suitable for employee inductions or anyone working within a low-risk environment. The course can also be used as part of the on-programme element of the new apprenticeship standards, supporting the knowledge, skills and behaviours apprentices need to effectively integrate into the workplace.


1-2 hours.


Learn at your own pace anytime using our online platform.

What will I study?

  • Accidents including slips, trips and falls
  • Legal responsibilities
  • Hazardous substances (COSHH)
  • Workplace health, safety and welfare
  • Work equipment
  • Fire
  • First aid
  • Manual handling

How will the course be delivered?

Our e-learning is available to use on multiple platforms such as tablets, PCs and laptops. All you need is an internet connection. Simply log on to the Learner Management System (LMS) and work your way through the course, along with the scenarios that provide real-life context.

We make the most complex of subjects easier to digest through media and content-rich exercises that motivate and engage learners. All of our e-learning uses interactive exercises and gaming combined with media-rich content, interactive scenarios, and relevant photography and illustrations. Content is provided by industry-leading experts. What that means for learners is stimulating and engaging content they’ll respond to and, most importantly, remember.

How will I be assessed?

Learners are assessed at the end of the course by multiple-choice questions.

Entry requirements

No prior knowledge needed.

What can I do next?

You could progress to the more advanced Health & Safety Level 2.