- Course Code: UKVC20HAS
- Location: Online
- Duration: 1.75 hours
- Cost: £99.00
- Qualification: All modern browsers and devices
- Course Access: Lifetime
- Exams Included: Yes
- Compatibility: All major browsers and devices
Health and Safety Basics and Essentials
This course covers simple everyday aspects that should be practised daily. It is vital that everyone practises excellent personal hygiene, environmental cleanliness, and is aware of safety and emergency procedures. These practices are vital to your personal image, and the health and safety of the various members of a household. Many individuals find this course helps to prepare them for the workforce. Each practice can help shape a person into a responsible and trustworthy one where health, hygiene and safety are concerned.
Health and safety skills are essential to maintain a healthy, clean and safe body and environment. Accountability is the most important characteristic one must possess to be successful in succeeding and practising these skills. Each rule and skill are set towards the desired goal. Health and safety skills are essential in incidents, such as preventing injuries, reducing chances of exploitation, individual empowerment, and they create an efficient environment for everyone involved.
Even if your home doubles as a workplace and your risk for hazard exposure is low, it is still vital to ensure you are living in a clean environment.
You Will Learn:
- Skills to ensure that you keep yourself safe and healthy
- How to practise personal hygiene and maintain a clean environment
- How to address emergency readiness and deal with random situations
Benefits of Taking This Course
- You can learn everyday practices that apply to any situation
- Learn skills on how to be prepared and organised in any environment
- Describe and understand the importance of health, wellness, safety and preparedness
Who can take the Health and Safety Basics and Essentials Certificate course?Anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter is encouraged to take the course. There are no entry requirements to take the course.
What is the structure of the course?The course is broken down into 3 individual modules. Each module takes between 20 and 90 minutes on average to study. Although you are free to spend as much or as little time as you feel necessary on each module, simply log in and out of the course at your convenience.
Where / when can I study the course?You can study the course any time you like. Simply log in and out of the web based course as often as you require. The course is compatible with all computers, tablet devices and smart phones so you can even study while on the move!
Is there a test at the end of the course?Once you have completed all 3 modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the 3 modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What is the pass mark for the final test?The pass mark for the test is 70%.
What happens if I fail the test?If you don’t pass the test first time you will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times you can take the test. All test retakes are included within the price of the course.
When will I receive my certificate?Once you have completed your test you can log in to your account and download/print your certificate any time you need it. If you would prefer us to post you a certificate to a UK address, there will be an admin charge of £10 (certificates sent internationally may cost more).
How can I pay?You can either use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Solo cards or PayPal account to pay for the online course. Our site uses the latest SSL encryption to ensure your safety. All payments are handled securely by PayPal.
How long after payment can I begin the course?You can begin the course immediately after your payment has been received. You will create your login details during the checkout process. We will also send you an email confirming your login details.
How long does it take to complete the Health and Safety Basics and Essentials Certificate course?We estimate that the course will take about 1.75 hours to complete in total, plus an additional 30 minutes for the end of course test.
How long is my certificate valid for?Once you have been awarded your certificate it is valid for life. The certificate does not expire or need renewing.