Designed for anyone working in healthcare this Statutory & Mandatory Training course includes a CPD approved Health, Safety & Welfare certificate on completion. By completing this health and safety mandatory training course you will reflect on your health and safety responsibilities making the workplace a safer place to be. On completion you will have a better understanding of health and safety legislation.
This course will provide learners with an awareness of health and safety in the workplace by covering the hazards and risks and your health and safety responsibilities.
This health and safety mandatory training course is accredited by CPD. The certificates, awarded upon successful completion, can be used to log your hours against.
This health, safety and welfare course usually takes 1 hour to complete, depending on the speed of learning. Learners do not have to complete all the health, safety and welfare training in one session as progress is recorded throughout and the training can be paused and resumed in our learning management system at any time.
This safety and welfare elearning course is aimed at anyone working in a healthcare role – health and safety is everyone’s responsibility.
There are no entry requirements for this safety and welfare elearning course.
Each end of course test consists of 15 multiple choice questions. Learners are required to achieve a 75% pass mark, and, if necessary, may attempt the test six times at no extra cost.
If learners do not achieve the 75% pass mark, further attempts may be given by contacting our support team.
Learners will be able to download a digital certificate on completion of each course. This can be printed, and we suggest you keep it for your records.
After completing our Health, Safety and Welfare training course why not take a look at some of our other accredited courses including Complete Health and Safety Package, Awareness of Health and Safety at Work and IOSH Working Safely.
As a general guideline, many health and safety courses require or recommend a refresher every few years. This timescale ensures that your knowledge remains current and you're aware of any safety standards and legislation changes. For example, a first aid certificate lasts for 3 years, but you are recommended to take a refresher course every year to stay up to date.
Mandatory Health and Safety training is any Health and Safety training that is a legal requirement in your workplace. For example, all workers are legally required to undertake Fire Safety Training. Mandatory Health and Safety training courses are essential for remaining legally compliant in any workplace.
The Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 is the primary piece of legislation covering occupational health and safety in Great Britain. It's sometimes referred to as HSWA, the HSW Act, the 1974 Act or HASAWA.
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When buying one of our courses, you will need to enter a valid email address which will be used to create your account with our Learning Management System – Enable – where you will take the training. We will also send your purchase receipt to this email address, and any additional courses purchased in future using the same email address will be added to your system account.
Once you have purchased a course, you will be able to send this course to other people using your system account with Enable by entering the new learner’s email address so that they may access the training and set up their own system account with our Learning Management System.
If you are not 100% satisfied with your course then we offer a 30-day, no hassle money-back guarantee. To request a refund, you should email our learner support team with your receipt stating why you would like to be reimbursed. You, or your learners, must not have completed the training in order to make a valid refund claim. Any claim made after the training has been completed will be invalidated.
This online course consists of a series of pages in which an instructor will talk learners through the lesson material. Pages may include supporting pictures, graphs, animation or extra sounds to help with the learning where appropriate. Some lessons will include challenges/quizzes to help learners stay engaged and interested in the material. Lessons can be taken in any order and each lesson may be paused and resumed at any stage.
The course is self-paced so learners decide how fast or slow the training goes. There is no deadline for completion but some of our courses have a test at the end to check that learners have understood the material. If the course has a test at the end then learners are required to achieve a 75% pass mark to successfully complete the course. Once learners have passed the test they are awarded a certificate, which can either be downloaded digitally or sent as a physical copy if this option was chosen when purchasing the course.
Upon completion of any of our courses, learners will be able to download a digital certificate from Virtual College and will include the accrediting bodies logo where applicable.
If you have bought the posted certificate option (available on select courses), a high quality, seal embossed, certificate will be sent out at the beginning of the following working week.