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Health and Safety Basics

Get to grip with the basics of health and safety

  • Group courses available onsite
  • Open venues for single spaces
  • COVID-19 secure compliant
Health and safety is the responsibility of everyone, employers are expected to provide adequate instruction. This course is a good start to cover the minimum obligations
Information essential to health and safety is compiled into a 3 hour session, which can be delivered in a live classroom or as an online course. Can be added to other courses as a package
A certificate, accredited and compliant to all HSE learning outcomes can be provided for this training, lasting 3 years. Regulated courses are available

What you will learn on this course

Health and Safety Basics (HSB) is an abridged course for compliance with the Health and Safety Executive and legislation, concentrating on the Employee. This is a good qualification for industries with high volume recruitment, such as manual labour or unskilled job roles.

This course aims to help you to:

  1. Understand why health and safety is needed in the workplace
  2. Understand what is covered in hazards and risks in the workplace
  3. Understand the benefits and of health and safety in the workplace
  4. Identify and highlight the importance of workplace health and safety procedures

Here at Vital Workplace Training, we treat health and safety training with the highest regard. All of our training courses are taught to a robust and versatile specification. To ensure our certificates are correctly accredited, we employ a thorough quality assurance process to every course.

The full qualification specification can be downloaded here

Personalise your training

Unique to Vital Workplace Training, each course has been adapted to include vital safety information for your workplace. As part of this, our training courses come with an optional add-on for your sector or pursuit. Why don’t you take a look and see how we can make your training, yours.

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Hotels and Hospitality

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Industrial and Manufacturing

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Office Based Workplaces


It is important to us that all workplaces get access to high quality and tailored training in a budget-friendly way. By constantly reviewing our pricing and tracking the industry changes, we can bring you the most competitive training prices without compromising the standards we have come to be known for.

Don’t see anything that fits? Contact us at info@vitalworkplacetraining.com and we can create your training for you

About your health and safety basics trainers

Want to know more about the trainers that bring quality and professionalism to every course? Click a picture below and get to know the person who will make your training, yours.

I find booking training a headache. The team at Vital Workplace Training took all the stress out of it for me. From finding what I need to delivery, I cannot fault them. Simple, easy to understand training, good practical sessions designed around us.

Andy Whiting, Centre Manager

Fairway Children's Centre

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Book your health and safety basics training now!

If you would like to make a group booking for this course or need help with your training, send us a message, give us a call or email us. Whatever you prefer. We can take it from there.

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