Level 2 Award in supervising staff safely

The vast majority of occupational injuries and incidents of ill health can be avoided by good health and safety management. Attendee will gain:

  • · Thorough understanding of key health and safety elements.
  • · Practical knowledge to promote health and safety in the workplace.
  • · One day practical training.

Who is it for:

An accredited qualification for anyone with responsibility for the health and safety of others. The qualification is ideal for supervisors, team leaders, department heads and junior managers, providing them with the practical knowledge and understanding necessary to their role in promoting health and safety in the workplace. On completion of the course, delegates will be able to:

  • · Apply the legal requirements that relate to supervising staff safely.
  • · Understand the objectives of management systems to support health and safety in the workplace.
  • · Examine workplace procedures to minimise the threat of hazards and risks.
  • . Carry out health and safety monitoring activities in the workplace.


The qualification covers the following elements:

  • · Roles and responsibilities.
  • · Developing a positive health and safety culture.
  • · The legal position.
  • · Enforcement of health and safety law.
  • · Health and safety management systems.
  • · The health and safety policy.
  • · Risk assessment.
  • · Factors affecting the level of risk.
  • · Evaluating risks.
  • · Applying the hierarchy of controls.
  • · Health and safety monitoring.
  • · Emergencies.
  • · Accident reporting.
  • · Accident investigation.