Health and Safety Basics and Essentials
This course covers simple everyday aspects that should be practised daily. It is vital that everyone practises excellent personal hygiene, environmental cleanliness, and is aware of safety and emergency procedures. These practices are vital to your personal image, and the health and safety of the various members of a household. Many individuals find this course helps to prepare them for the workforce. Each practice can help shape a person into a responsible and trustworthy one where health, hygiene and safety are concerned.
Health and safety skills are essential to maintain a healthy, clean and safe body and environment. Accountability is the most important characteristic one must possess to be successful in succeeding and practising these skills. Each rule and skill are set towards the desired goal. Health and safety skills are essential in incidents, such as preventing injuries, reducing chances of exploitation, individual empowerment, and they create an efficient environment for everyone involved.
Even if your home doubles as a workplace and your risk for hazard exposure is low, it is still vital to ensure you are living in a clean environment.
You Will Learn:
- Skills to ensure that you keep yourself safe and healthy
- How to practise personal hygiene and maintain a clean environment
- How to address emergency readiness and deal with random situations
Benefits of Taking This Course
- You can learn everyday practices that apply to any situation
- Learn skills on how to be prepared and organised in any environment
- Describe and understand the importance of health, wellness, safety and preparedness
Who can take the Health and Safety Basics and Essentials Certification course?There are no entry requirements to take the course.
What is the structure of the course?The course is broken down into 3 individual modules. Each module takes between 20 and 90 minutes on average to study. Although students are free to spend as much or as little time as they feel necessary on each module.
Where / when can the course be studied?The course can be studied study at any time and from any internet connected device
Is there a test at the end of the course?Once you have completed all 3 modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the 3 modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What is the pass mark for the final test?The pass mark for the test is 70%.
What happens if a user fails the test?If the user doesn’t pass the test first time they will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times a test can be taken.
How long does it take to complete the Health and Safety Basics and Essentials Certification course?We estimate that the course will take about 1.75 hours to complete in total, plus an additional 30 minutes for the end of course test.