Workplace Hazard Awareness Course
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, English
A new qualification designed to improve young people’s understanding of safe working when taking part in work experience. The course and qualification aims to provide Year 10 students with a basic understanding of health and safety in the workplace, so that they understand hazards, and what to expect of their employer. Teaching materials to support the qualification have been produced by IOSH and will be free to schools and colleges. The materials will be accessible for students to work online and have been piloted in schools in England to ensure they meet the needs of teachers and students.
Level of Education: Initial vocational education and training
Lead Organisation: Institution of Occupational Safety and Health