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HABC Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health

Course Code Start Date End Date Wks Day Time Venue Fees
19-23yrs
Fees
24yrs +
17COSD1AL2/1 13/02/2018 13/02/2018 1 Tu 09:30 - 12:30 Macclesfield College £87.50 Fee Code: N £87.50Fee Code: N
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Course Information

Overview
This qualification is aimed at individuals who work in an environment where coming into contact with hazardous substances is likely.

Who is it for?
This qualification is aimed at learners who work in an environment where coming into contact with hazardous substances is likely. This includes workplaces in areas such as manufacturing, cleaning, healthcare, transport, utilities and office environments.

Outcome
Learners gaining this qualification will gain the knowledge and skills to recognise the risks associated with hazardous substances and how to control them in the workplace.

Entry Requirements
No entry requirements specified although Level 1 English would be advisable

Content
These include:
* Law relating to hazardous substances in the workplace,
* How risk assessments contribute to the safe use of hazardous substances in the workplace
* The precautions and procedures necessary to ensure that risks associated with hazardous substances are properly controlled

Assessment
Multiple choice examination and competency based assessment

Awarding Body
Highfield ABC

Follow up courses/Progression
Learners successfully completing this qualification may wish to progress onto further qualifications such as:
Highfield Level 2 Award in Health and Safety within the Workplace (RQF)



Course information code: MPL-02-17