• Course level: Intermediate


asic knowledge of health and safety is essential for all employees in all industries to ensure that workplace risks are recognised and managed effectively.
Health and safety in the workplace course is designed to provide employees with the requisite knowledge, or refresher training, needed in order provide a safe working environment within your organisation. This includes an understanding of legal responsibilities, accident prevention and an overview of some of the key areas of workplace health and safety.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Permit to work Process and Procedure
  • Have knowledge of basic health and safety procedures.
  • Understand the responsibilities of employers and employees under health and safety.
  • Understand the importance of undertaking a risk assessment to prevent and control hazards.
  • Know how to follow the correct safety procedures in the workplace.
  • Understand the hazards and ill-health effects associated with specific work activities and processes
  • Emergency response


The course has been prepared in accordance to guidelines and standards prevalent in India and abroad


The online assessment is taken on completion of the training material. You will be asked 20 multiple choice questions with a pass mark of 80%. The answers are marked automatically so that you’ll instantly know whether you passed. If you don’t pass don’t worry! You can take the test as many times as you need with no extra charge.


On successful completion of the course you will receive a quality assured certificate. This can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit.

Topics for this course

46 Lessons

Basics of General Health and Safety in Workplace.

Workplace Safety – Introduction
General Health & Safety – Definitions
Need for Workplace Safety
Basic Objectives of Workplace Safety
Importance of Workplace Safety

Roles and Responsibilities of Employer & line management

Hazard Awareness, recognition and controls in Workplace.

Permit to Work, Process & Procedures

Working at Height & Fall Protection


Electrical Safety

Machine Guarding and different types of Machine Guards.

Personal Protective Equipment

Emergency Action Plans

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Very good course, very informative and up-to date course materials. As a beginner learned alot of new HSE practices to be followed at workplace.


Target Audience

  • Everyone in the workplace, no matter the industry, is required to take sufficient and appropriate health and safety training. This training course is suitable for workers of all abilities and is intended as a ‘foundation’ level course, designed to maintain learners’ health and safety knowledge