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This 1 Day qualification is designed for learners working in, or aspiring to work in the construction industry. It will give learners the knowledge to undertake their jobs safely.

Course Topics Covered: 

  • General Introduction to Health & Safety]
  • Accidents & Ill Health
  • Slips, Trips & Falls safety, what accidents and work-related ill-health are, and why they occur.
  • Introduction to the Health & Safety Law
  • Risk Assessment
  • Hazardous Substances 
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Workplace Health, Safety & Welfare
  • Vehicles at Work
  • Fire
  • First Aid
  • Plant Machinery & Equipment 
  • Electricity at Work
  • Occupational Health
  • Manual Handling
  • Working at Heights


Assessment Method:

This qualification is assessed by ongoing assessment throughout the day using an open-response workbook. There is also a multiple choice exam at the end of the training day. Candidates must achieve a score of at least 18 out of 30 to pass this. 

On successful completion an Elementary Health & Safety Certificate will be awarded from REHIS. 

Course cost £85 plus vat per person. 

The REHIS Elementary Health and Safety Qualification is levelled on the Scottish Credit Qualification Framework (SCQF) at level 5, awarded 1 credit and is equivalent to Level 2 Awards in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

If you would like to discuss any of this please do not hesitate to contact any of our offices, Aberdeen 01224 51 61 71, Dundee 01382 60 40 60 or Glasgow 0141 432 2018.

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Dundee REHIS Elementary Health & Safety in Aberdeen, Dundee & Glasgow

Aberdeen REHIS Elementary Health & Safety in Aberdeen, Dundee & Glasgow


Glasgow REHIS Elementary Health & Safety in Aberdeen, Dundee & Glasgow