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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

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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.

Bespoke training courses

Every course we deliver here at Vital Workplace Training is meticulously planned to meet the specific needs of our attendees. Wherever you work or whatever industry you’re in, we can adapt to your circumstances and make sure you receive the training you need.

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Hotels and Hospitality

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Industrial and Manufacturing

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Office Based Workplaces


It’s important for us to be able to deliver our high-quality training courses in Essex at affordable prices. We aim to keep our prices as competitive as possible so that everyone who needs workplace training has access to it.

  • For onsite or group training – £275
  • Groups over 12 learners – Call us on 01376 317 760

For all other needs contact us at support@vitalworkplacetraining.com

About your health and safety basics trainers

Our friendly trainers will be on hand to answer any questions and provide additional information. Find out more information about Richard and Dan below!

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!

Contact us today to book your training course.

  • 01376 317760
  • support@vitalworkplacetraining.com

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