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Overview

Framework:
RQF
Level:
Entry Level 3
Unit No:
T/617/4094
Credits:
2
Guided learning hours:
20 hours

Assessment Guidance

Portfolio of Evidence

Aim

To introduce learners to core aspects of health and safety in the workplace including roles and responsibilities, risks and hazards and reporting procedures.

Unit Learning Outcomes

1

Know about roles and responsibilities for health and safety in the workplace.

Assessment Criteria

  • 1.1

    State key examples of what an employee can expect of their employer in relation to health and safety. 

  • 1.2

    State the person(s) who is/are responsible for health and safety in a specific workplace.

  • 1.3

    Give examples of health and safety information in the workplace.


2

Know how to identify and control risks from hazards in the workplace.

Assessment Criteria

  • 2.1

    State some common hazards in the workplace. 

  • 2.2

    Outline the possible harm these hazards could cause. 

  • 2.3

    Give examples of ways to eliminate or minimise hazards.


3

Know procedures for responding to accidents and incidents in the workplace.

Assessment Criteria

  • 3.1

    Identify who to report hazards and risks to in the workplace. 

  • 3.2

    Give examples of arrangements that are in place for emergencies and first aid.

  • 3.3

    Identify key actions that might need to happen following an accident or incident in the workplace.