CIEH Level 4 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

Who Should Attend?

This qualification is designed for those working in any business, regardless of their product or service range. It is essential for all those who have a role that includes responsibility for the management of health and safety issues, including managers, supervisors and senior safety personnel. The course is also aimed at people who wish to progress and train in health and safety qualifications.


7 Days


* General introduction
* Workplace safety
* Occupational health and hygiene
* Safe systems
* Techniques of safety management
* Education and training
* Legislation


By the end of the course delegates will be able to

* Guide and advise on the management of health and safety in the workplace
* Contribute to the management of health and safety in a wide variety of businesses
* Identify further technical knowledge necessary in complex processes
* Determine further training requirements
* Identify areas for legal compliance
* Determine good practice
* Design an improvement plan
* Outline a risk assessment type study
* Promote and encourage good standards of health and safety
* Liaise with enforcement officers

Additional Information

The examination consists of a 2 hour written paper. The paper consists of two parts, A and B. Part A consists of 5 structured questions, worth 15 marks each. All questions must be answered. Part B consists of 3 response questions worth 25 marks. Only 1 question must be answered. Candidates must also submit 2 workplace assignments prior to the examination. Candidates can only sit the examination if the two assignments pass the required mark. Candidates who achieve an overall mark between 60 74% will achieve a pass grade, those achieving 75 89% will be awarded a merit grade and those achieving 90% and above will be awarded a distinction grade.

If you do not achieve a pass grade, you will be referred. This means that you will be able to resit the examination, provided that it is within 12 months of the original examination date. Should you not resit with 12 months or fail your second attempt, you would then be required to complete the whole course again.

Guide Price: 750

Delivery: Classroom
Category: CIEH Health and Safety in the Workplace »
Duration: 7 days
Qualification: CIEH certificate

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