Level of Award:
National NFQ Level 5 or European Framework of Qualifications (EQF) Level 4.
This module aims to equip the learner with the skills, knowledge and competence to promote and maintain safety and health in a work environment.
Learners will be required to complete a Pre-Assessment test in our centre to determine their academic level, unless they have QQI Level 4 Major Award or a previous Level 5 Component Award qualification.
Our training is delivered in a learner-centred, friendly and relaxed learning environment to ensure each learner is given every opportunity to acquire the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities in order to succeed in their caring role. Sessions are delivered using a variety of methodologies involving class tuition, group discussions, role plays, skills demonstrations and simulated situations.
Section 1: Safety, Health and Welfare at Work legislation: duties and roles
Section 2: Hazard Identification, Risk Assessment and Control Measures
Section 3: Safety Statement & Accident Reporting
Section 4: Personal Protective Equipment and First Aid Kit
Section 5: Principles and Procedures of Good Housekeeping
Section 6; Personal Health
Assignments 60% Examination – Theory 40%.
Following successful completion, the learner will be awarded the QQI Level 5 Component Certificate in Safety & Health at Work 5N1794.
Learners who successfully complete this module may use this level 5 component certificate as credit towards the following QQI Major Award: Level 5 Community Health Services 5M4468 or Healthcare Support 5M4339.
Enhance your Healthcare training with:
Manual Handling & People Moving – one day workshop
Elder Abuse – WCPM certificate
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