What is the course about?
Health & Safety Level 3 is designed to provide a wide-ranging level of knowledge around health and safety. This e-learning course covers health and safety law, the hazards present in a workplace and how to implement effective and necessary controls. At the end of the course learners will have the knowledge and skills to effectively supervise staff.
This course is accredited by Highfield Qualifications.
Who is it for?
Health & Safety Level 3 is suitable for supervisors or managers with health and safety duties, or anyone looking to go on to achieve a level 3 health and safety qualification.
The course may 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.
The course will typically take 6 to 9 hours to complete.
Learn at your own pace anytime using our online platform.
What will I study?
- Introduction to health and safety
- Accidents, injuries and work-related health
- Legal aspects of health and safety
- Risk assessment
- Hazardous substances (COSHH)
- The workplace
- Using equipment safely
- Fire safety
- Ergonomics, manual handling and display screen equipment
- Measuring and monitoring performance
- The role of line managers and supervisors
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.
No prior knowledge needed.
What can I do next?
You could progress to a more specific area of Health & Safety, such as Manual Handling.