The course consists of two units:
1.HSW1 (Workplace Safety Foundations)
2.HSW2 (Workplace risk assessment). No need for a qualified assessor to supervise.
Prior knowledge or practical requirement: None needed
Assignment/exam: HSW1 assessed by 1 hour MCQ exam; HSW2 assessed by 1 hour practical assessment carried out in the workplace
Prison support requirements: Suitable placement to complete health and safety audit to organise. Staff order exams and invigilate MCQ exam.
Tutor support: Yes
What’s next: Level 3 at NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety or NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety
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