NEBOSH HEALTH AND SAFETY AT WORK QUALIFICATION (HSW)

NEBOSH courses are offered by PVD Technical Training & Certification JSC in association with NEBOSH-accredited course provider KBA Training Centre Pte Ltd

 

ABOUT THIS COURSE:

This qualification provides day-to-day understanding of the management of health and safety in the workplace. It improves the safety culture in your organization, by equipping your workforce to identify and deal with hazards at work helping to reduce accidents and achieving cost savings for the business. The qualification is designed to meet the needs of an international audience. For more details, please contact us.

COURSE CONTENT:

The contents of this course are covered in TWO units:

UNIT HSW1: Workplace safety foundations

  • Foundations of health and safety
  • Responsibility for health and safety
  • Health and safety risk assessment and control
  • Work Equipment health and safety
  • Transport safety
  • Electrical safety
  • Fire Safety
  • Health & safety during manual handling & repetitive activities
  • Hazardous substances
  • Health and safety in the working environment

 

UNIT HSW2: Workplace risk assessment

Unit HSW2 is the workplace-based risk assessment activity.

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?

NEBOSH Health and Safety at Work Qualification proves that you have an essential skill for the modern workplace. This is an ideal first step towards other higher level NEBOSH qualifications. Organizations who seek to implement a basic health and safety training program, thereby ensure employees have an understanding of the principles of risk control so as to reduce the number of accidents and incidents resulting in cost saving for the business.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

NEBOSH Health and Safety at Work Qualification isn’t specifically for health and safety professionals but is for everyone! It is for personnel of all levels within an organization across all industry sectors who need to understand the principles of health and safety as part of their job.

ASSESSMENT AND CERTIFICATION

The course is assessed through a multiple choice examination & a practical risk assessment. After successful completion of the assessment you will attain the NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work Qualification.

  • TIME TRAINING: over 3-day period with examinations on the final day.
  • Recommended Course Study:
    Unit HSW1: 17 hours tuition and 3 hours private study Total: 20 hours
    Unit HSW2: 1 hour of tuition and 3 hours private study Total: 4 hours
    A programme of study therefore needs to be based around a minimum of 18 taught hours and approximately 6 hours of private study for an overall total of 24 Hours.

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