Health & Safety - Level 1

Access Duration - 365 Days
Awarded By  Awarded By "CIEH"
Number of Modules 04 Number of Modules 04
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What Will I Learn?

Gain a clear understanding of the key terminology used in health and safety.
Learn about the duties of the employer and employees.
Create awareness of the risks and hazards in the workplace.
Learn about personal protective equipment, understand first aid provisions.
Learn about reporting health and safety incidents.
Understand the legal responsibility pertaining to workplace health and safety.


Ensure that your health and safety are not compromised and that your workplace remains hazard-free. The Health and Safety – Level 1 course will provide learners with vital knowledge on the risks and hazards that exist in the workplace and how to implement safety measures to counter these risks. The course will give learners a basic understanding of health and safety and how individuals can maintain or enhance their existing knowledge.

The Health and Safety – Level 1 course will introduce learners to workplace hazards, workplace conditions and workplace procedures. Learn about occupational health, how to respond to health and safety issues and reporting hazards. Acquire the fundamental skills and knowledge on how to monitor and maintain a safe working environment. If learners have not received formal training in health and safety, this is the perfect choice of course.

The Health and Safety – Level 1 course will familiarise learners on the importance of health and safety within the workplace. Learn about employer’s duties, the risks and hazards employees face in the workplace, and the procedures that are in place to counter these risks. Adopting safety control measures in the workplace will guarantee your wellbeing and everyone else’s as well.

Why Choose Global Edulink?

Global Edulink offers the most convenient path to gain recognised skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in an IT or corporate environment. You can study at your own pace at Global Edulink and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience more enriching and rewarding.

Who is this Course aimed at?

  • All employees of all levels
  • New employees who are taking the health and safety induction training

Entry Requirement

  • The course is suitable for all levels of employees and managers
  • Anyone with an interest in fire safety awareness
  • Access Duration
  • Method of Assessment
  • Certification
  • Awarding Body
  • Progression and Career Path
  • Other Benefits
The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.
At the end of the Health and Safety - Level 1 you will be evaluated through an online multiple choice exam. In order to complete this program successfully and gain your professional qualification.
Those who successfully complete the course will be awarded the Level 1 Certificate in Health and Safety by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health. It will make you valuable to employers, and your motivation at gaining new skills will be recognised.
CIEH (The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health) has been supporting professionals since 1883 and an awarding body for the environmental health sector. CIEH has been instrumental in developing several environmental standards in the public and health sectors contributing greatly to the overall wellbeing on a global scale. They set a high standard of improving public health and influencing policy. They provide educational opportunities and training for environmental health professionals working across the public and private sectors. It is with a vision to provide and support a healthier, cleaner and safer environment for all.

Although this course is not a job-ready qualification, it will immensely benefit you in whatever the career you wish to embark in. This certificate can also be used to follow up on the more advanced courses in health and safety, to further build on your knowledge and expertise. Mentioned below are few of the job positions this certificate will benefit you in, along with the average UK salary per annum according to,

  • Operations Supervisor – £24,842 per annum
  • General Manager – £35,525 per annum
  • Human Resource Manager - £35,475 per annum
  • Human Resource Coordinator - £23,343 per annum
  • Human Resource Generalist – £28,068 per annum
Common Career Paths For Health Care Assistant
  • Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience
  • Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
  • Gain access to quality video tutorials
  • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
  • Save time and money on travel
  • Learn at your convenience and leisure
  • Eligible for TOTUM discount card
  • Free Career Support Service
  • 25% Discount on personal Statement and covering letter writing service
  • Free Access to Over 150 courses for 2 days (48 hours)
  • Free access to course before you purchase (For selected courses only)

Key Features

Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
Access to Excellent Quality Study Materials
Personalised Learning Experience
Support by Phone, Live Chat, and Email
Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card
UK Register of Learning Providers Reg No : 10053842

Course Curriculum

1: Introduction
1.1 Introduction
1.2 Definitions
1.3 Responding to health and safety issues
1.4 Workplace accidents and ill health
1.5 Legal responsibilities
1.6 Summary
2: Workplace Hazards
2.1 Introduction
2.2 Keeping safe at work
2.3 Hazardous substances
2.4 Machinery and equipment
2.5 Fire safety
2.6 Your welfare
2.7 Summary
3: Workplace Conditions
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Your workplace conditions
3.3 Access and exit routes
3.4 Work-related ill health
3.5 Safety signs
3.6 Summary
4: Workplace Procedures
4.1 Introduction
4.2 Reporting hazards
4.3 Occupational health
4.4 First aid
4.5 Personal protective equipment
4.6 Personal hygiene
4.7 Summary

Students feedback


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    Danny Rees

    February 02, 2021
    A great value-addition

    Excellent course with a great deal of value-addition. The course broadly and precisely looks into all the major safety concerns in an organisation. So many small things that we never thought of will discuss here.

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    Ashley Ward

    January 27, 2021
    Very professionally created

    Very professionally created! The topics are clearly presented and learning is made interesting with creative assignments. I’ve learned a lot of useful knowledge and skills from this course that I can implement in my work.

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    Ashton Walker

    December 24, 2020
    Good insights

    It was helpful but it gave me insights into the many things that I still have to learn in regards to health and safety.

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    Harper Mason

    November 04, 2020
    Reliable and a good foundation

    It was a reliable and good foundation source of Health and Safety Details and Information. I have learnt a lot through this course.

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    Gene Phillips

    October 10, 2020
    A unique course

    This is a unique course being offered online and I highly recommend this for everyone to learn the importance of health and safety within the workplace.

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