Level 1 Certificate in Health and Safety

Awarded by Chartered Institute of Environmental Health Officers



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Level 1 Certificate in Health and Safety
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Level 1 Certificate in Health and Safety

Risks and hazards can exist in the workplace and it is the duty of the employer and employees to ensure that their health and safety are not compromised. The workplace must remain hazard-free and this is what the Health and Safety – Level 1 course focuses on. The course is designed to provide individuals with a clear understanding of the risks and hazards within a workplace and how to counter these risks. First and foremost, your workplace must implement safety measures. Learners will gain a clear understanding of the basic principles of health and safety and how to apply them within their organisation.

The Health and Safety – Level 1 is a comprehensive course that will give workplace hazards, workplace conditions and workplace procedures. Learn about occupational health, how to report hazards and how to respond to health and safety issues. Learn the basic skills on how to monitor a workplace and keep the environment safe. This is the perfect course for learners to receive formal training on health and safety within an organisation.

The Health and Safety – Level 1 course will give learners an understanding of why health and safety matters within the workplace. There are many elements that must come together to contribute towards this safety including employer’s duties, safety procedures and risks faced by employees. The core objective for any organisation is to apply workplace safety procedures and control measures to guarantee the wellbeing of the employees.


Level 1 Certificate in Health and Safety

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What will I learn?

  • Gain a clear understanding health and safety within the workplace and learn the best terminology used in such circumstances.
  • Have a clear understanding of the roles employer and employees play in workplace health and safety.
  • Create awareness of the risks and hazards and adopt control measures to keep employees safe.
  • Learn about personal protective equipment, understand first aid provisions and learn about fire safety principles.
  • Learn why reporting on health and safety incidents are paramount to the overall wellbeing of the organisation.
  • Understand the legal responsibilities pertaining to workplace health and safety.

Course Curriculum

1: Introduction

2: Workplace Hazards

3: Workplace Conditions

4: Workplace Procedures

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Method of Assessment

At the end of the Health and Safety – Level 1 you will be evaluated through an online multiple choice exam. In order to complete this program successfully and gain your professional qualification.


Those who successfully complete the course will be awarded the Level 1 Certificate in Health and Safety by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health. It will make you valuable to employers, and your motivation at gaining new skills will be recognised.

Awarding Body

CIEH (The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health) has been supporting professionals since 1883 and an awarding body for the environmental health sector. CIEH has been instrumental in developing several environmental standards in the public and health sectors contributing greatly to the overall wellbeing on a global scale. They set a high standard of improving public health and influencing policy. They provide educational opportunities and training for environmental health professionals working across the public and private sectors. It is with a vision to provide and support a healthier, cleaner and safer environment for all.

Who is this course for?

  • All employees of all levels
  • New employees who are taking the health and safety induction training


  • The course is suitable for all levels of employees and managers
  • Anyone with an interest in fire safety awareness

Career path

  • Project Manager – £38,184 per annum
  • Operations Supervisor – £24,882 per annum
  • Team Leader – £24,197 per annum

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Hristo asked:

How long does it take to receive the Level 1 certificate after the course?


Kindly note that it will take 2 - 3 weeks for the certification process.

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Patty asked:

Can person from Poland start courses if I graduated school there?


Dear Patty, Thank you for your query. yes, of course, a learner from anywhere in the world can reach the course provider's platform and start up on the course as this is an online course. You can start up the course as you have graduated from school. Kindly purchase the course to get enrolled. Regards, Student Support Team

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