We can provide:

  • onsite or offsite training anywhere in the UK
  • recognised qualifications with staff certificates
  • bespoke training designed specifically for your needs

Whether drugs and alcohol or workplace training, Objective Health can provide a wide spectrum of training where and when you need it.

Objective Health can not only offer modular training packages, where you can pick and choose the right training for your company, but can also create bespoke courses designed just for you – and all at industry-leading prices.

Our courses include:

Introduction

One day training module giving a high-level overview of key components such as:

  • drug types and evidence of misuse
  • testing equipment
  • policy
  • legislation
  • test planning, methods and procedures
  • handling results

Gives valuable core knowledge and indicators as to where greater knowledge may be needed.

Awareness

One day training module  suitable for all company staff levels, covering:

  • reasons for misuse and user profiles
  • types of drugs
  • the laws on drugs and alcohol
  • physical, psychological, social and vocational effects of misuse
  • indentifying indicators of misuse

Staff Engagement and Support

Half day training module covering methods of involving staff throughout a substance misuse programme and supporting affected employees:

  • engagement methods and timelines
  • health promotion campaigns
  • literature and information dissemination
  • EAPs
  • support programmes and mechanisms

Collection Officer (Tester) Training

One day module detailing methods and procedures needed by all appointed Collection Officers such as:

  • policy interpretation and implementation
  • legislation and potential company offences
  • test mediums and procedures
  • collection procedures and Chain of Custody
  • equipment training (if required)

Policy

Two day module covering all aspects of creating and implementing a robust policy including:

  • reasons for a policy
  • legislation
  • staff communication and consultation
  • policy writing, wording, trigger limits and key terms
  • implementation and enforcement
  • monitoring and reviewing your policy

Paraphernalia, Discovery and Handling

Half day module covering what to do on discovery of possible drugs or drug-taking equipment, including:

  • recognising drugs and drug-taking equipment
  • safety and appropriate actions on discovery
  • health risks associated with drugs and drug-taking equipment
  • handling and disposing of suspected drugs or drug-taking equipment
  • current drug user trends and behaviour patterns
  • procedures for reporting discoveries

Bespoke training

We can provide bespoke training based on your exact requirements, considering such factors as:

  • training time available
  • budget size
  • audience
  • areas of concern within the business
  • specific drug or alcohol issues
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We can provide an extensive selection of First Aid training packages that will not only meet your legal obligations but also assist with staff development and the provision of a safer working environment.

Our courses include:

Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work

The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 require all employers to make arrangements to ensure their employees receive immediate attention if they are injured or taken ill at work. This includes carrying out a risk assessment, appointing a suitable amount of first aiders and providing appropriate first aid training.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification, specifically designed for those who are appointed to act as a first aider in their workplace. It is also ideal for people who have a specific responsibility to provide first aid in voluntary and community activities.

Course Overview

Over a 3 day period, Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of first aid situations, including: assessing an incident, managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, heart attacks, choking, head and spinal injuries, fractures, anaphylaxis and more.Qualification Specification

First Aid at Work Annual Refresher

HSE guidelines state that employers should ensure their first aiders remain competent to perform their role. As such, it is strongly recommended that first aiders undertake annual refresher training to practise their skills and update their knowledge on the latest first aid procedures.

Intended Audience

The First Aid at Work Annual Refresher qualification is specifically designed to allow qualified first aiders to update their first aid skills yearly, until requalification training is required.

Course Overview

Over a half day period, Learners will leave with a renewed confidence having had the opportunity to practise essential first aid procedures, including: managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, wounds and bleeding, shock and more.Qualification Specification

Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work

The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 require all employers to make arrangements to ensure their employees receive immediate attention if they are injured or taken ill at work. This includes carrying out a risk assessment, appointing a suitable amount of first aiders and providing appropriate first aid training.

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (QCF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, to provide first aid in a range of emergency first aid situations. It is also ideal for people who have a specific responsibility to provide basic first aid in voluntary and community activities.

Course Overview

During this 1 day course, Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of emergency first aid situations, including: managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, choking, shock, wounds and bleeding and minor injuries.Qualification Specification

Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop their skills and knowledge in basic life support and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) usage in emergency situations.

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator qualification has been designed for those who have a specific interest or responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities to provide BLS when dealing with an emergency situation which may involve using an AED.

Course Overview

Over a half day period, Learners will develop the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of first aid situations and safely use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Topics covered include: managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, using an AED on both adults and children, combining AED use with CPR and more. 

Qualification Specification

 

Level 2 Award in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillation

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the knowledge and practical competencies needed to safely perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillation qualification has been designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities to provide first aid and/or use an AED in an emergency.

Course Overview

During this half day course, Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to administer effective CPR and use an AED when dealing with an emergency situation. Topics covered include: CPR, choking, safe use of an AED, using an AED on a child, AED maintenance and more.Qualification Specification

Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Management of Anaphylaxis

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop their skills and knowledge in basic life support and the management of anaphylaxis. The content of this qualification has been approved by the Anaphylaxis Campaign.

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Management of Anaphylaxis qualification has been designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, at home or in voluntary and community activities, to provide basic life support and manage anaphylaxis when dealing with an emergency.

Course Overview

Over a half day period, successful Learners will attain the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of first aid situations, including: managing a casualty with anaphylaxis, CPR, common anaphylaxis triggers, signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis, treatment and more.Qualification Specification

Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support for Adults and Children

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the necessary skills and knowledge needed to deal with an adult or child who requires basic life support in an emergency situation.  

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support for Adults and Children qualification has been designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities to provide basic life support for adults and children. It is also ideal for those who are qualified in providing first aid and are looking to refresh or develop their existing first aid knowledge and skills further.

Course Overview

During this half day course, Learners will be given the opportunity to practise essential basic life support procedures, including:  assessing an incident, managing an unresponsive casualty, recovery position, CPR and choking.Qualification Specification

Level 2 Award in First Aid Essentials

Ideal for those who are able to access CQC (Care Quality Commission) funding, this regulated and nationally recognised qualification enables Learners to gain the skills and knowledge needed to administer safe, prompt, effective first aid in situations which can arise when providing care.

Designed to encompass the QA Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (QCF) as well as additional assessment criteria on Accident Reporting, Learners who successfully complete this qualification will gain two regulated qualifications. 

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in First Aid Essentials qualification has been designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities, to provide basic first aid to people they are caring for when dealing with an emergency.

Course Overview

During this 1 day course, Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of first aid situations, including: managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, choking, external bleeding, shock and minor injuries.Qualification Specification

Forestry First Aid +F

This qualification has been designed to provide Learners with the knowledge and skills needed to deal with emergency first aid situations in a forestry/agricultural context. 

Intended Audience

The Forestry First Aid +F (QAR) qualification is ideal for those that work or intend to work in a forestry, agricultural or remote environment, such as tree surgeons and farmers.

Course Overview

This short, yet informative course provides Learners with the knowledge and practical competencies needed for the treatment of injuries and diseases that could occur whilst working in a forestry/agricultural specific environment. Topics covered are: extreme hot and cold temperatures, managing catastrophic bleeding, crush injuries and Lyme disease.

This qualification is intended to be delivered in conjunction with a regulated first aid qualification (minimum of 1 day) and will confirm the Learner’s abilities to meet a ‘licence to practice’ as determined by the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and the recommendations in the First Aid at Work – Forestry Commission Policy.Qualification Specification

Level 3 Award in Administering Emergency Oxygen

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the skills and knowledge needed to safely administer medical oxygen in an emergency.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in Administering Emergency Oxygen has been specifically designed for those who have a responsibility for the treatment and/or management of casualties who need administration of emergency medical oxygen.This qualification is suitable for first aiders operating in a high risk environment, community first responders, cabin/film crew, fire, police and other emergency services personnel.

While achievement of this qualification confirms Learners have met both the theoretical and practical requirements, this does not imply a ‘license to practice’ – the scope of practice will be determined by the organisation responsible for oxygen provision. This qualification does not allow a Learner to obtain, store or administer oxygen without clinical governance.

Course Overview

Successful Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed for the safe, prompt and effective use of administering oxygen in an emergency. Topics covered include: clinical need for oxygen therapy, oxygen delivery devices and administering emergency oxygen.Qualification Specification

Level 3 Award in Administering Emergency Medical Gases

This regulated and nationally recognised prehospital care qualification provides Learners with the knowledge, skills and understanding to deal with emergency care in a prehospital environment where delivery of medical gases may be required.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in Administering Emergency Medical Gases has been specifically designed for those who have a responsibility for providing treatment to patients who need medical gases administrating in prehospital care environments, such as: those working in the police force, fire service or private ambulance sector.

Course Overview

During this half course day, Learners will develop the necessary knowledge and skills needed for the safe, prompt and effective administration of emergency oxygen and analgesic agents. Topics covered include: pre-operational inspections and how to monitor and record its effects.Qualification Specification

Level 2 Award for Community First Responders

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification has been specifically designed to provide Learners with the knowledge and skills needed to administer initial emergency care at life-threatening incidents prior to the arrival of further medical assistance.  

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award for Community First Responders is ideal for those who are currently performing as, or aspiring to perform as, a community first responder.

Whilst achievement of this qualification confirms that Learners have met both the theoretical and practical requirements, this does not imply a ‘license to practice’ – the scope of practice for which will be determined by the organisation responsible for emergency first responders.  

Course Overview

During this 2 day course, Learners will gain the necessary skills associated with the assessment, treatment and stabilisation of patients at life-threatening incidents. Topics covered include: the roles and responsibilities of the community first responder, assessing a scene at an emergency incident, managing an unresponsive patient, how to administer emergency oxygen, managing a patient with suspected major illness and more.Qualification Specification

Level 3 Award for Emergency First Responders

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification is designed to develop a Learner’s knowledge and skills in providing prehospital care to a patient until Emergency Services arrive.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award for Emergency First Responders qualification is intended for those who are likely to be responding to an emergency incident, including: community first responders, emergency services personnel, event medical responders, cabin crew and first aiders.

Course Overview

Successful Learners will gain the knowledge and competencies needed to provide initial prehospital care at emergency or life-threatening incidents, such as: managing a patient’s airways, dealing with catastrophic bleeding and managing major illnesses. Qualification Specification

Level 3 Award in the Safe Administration of Lifesaving Medication

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification has been designed to provide Learners with the knowledge and skills needed to safely administer medication in a prehospital environment.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in the Safe Administration of Lifesaving Medication is intended for those who are employed by a Care Quality Commission (CQC) registered organisation that have a specific responsibility at work to be able to safely administer and monitor the effects of medication within their scope of practice.

Learners who wish to undertake the QA Level 3 Award in the Safe Administration of Lifesaving Medication (RQF) must be employed by a CQC registered organisation and have successfully completed the QA Level 4 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) or a QA recognised equivalent qualification.

Course Overview

Successful Learners will gain the knowledge and confidence needed to safely provide lifesaving medication at emergency or life-threatening incidents. Topics covered include: common types of lifesaving medication, determining a patient’s condition, guidelines and protocols relevant to the administration of lifesaving medication.Qualification Specification

Level 4 Award in Motorsport Emergency Response and Care

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop their clinical knowledge and skills in providing emergency care to casualties involved in motorsport incidents.

Intended Audience

The Level 4 Award in Motorsport Emergency Response Care has been specifically designed for emergency care providers such as Medical Technicians, Ambulance Technicians, Paramedics, Nurses and Doctors, who provide emergency care at motorsport incidents.

While achievement of this qualification confirms Learners have met both the theoretical and practical requirements, this does not imply a ‘license to practice’ – the scope of practice will be determined by the organisation responsible for the Learner’s clinical governance.

Course Overview

During this 2 day course, Learners will study a range of topics, including motorsport safety protocols and regulations, how to assess motorsport incidents, as well as how to treat, immobilise and extricate patients from the scene.Qualification Specification

Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care

Ideal as an alternative to the First Person on Scene Intermediate (FPOSi) qualification, the QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) also forms part of a progressive suite of prehospital care qualifications that lead to the QA Level 6 Diploma in Paramedic Practice (RQF).

The 3 day QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) re-qualification course is also perfect for those who have already completed an FPOSi qualification and are due to requalify.

Endorsed by The Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care- The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, and fulfilling the competencies set out in the PHEM skills framework at descriptor level D, this fantastic qualification is perfect for a range of roles in emergency care, such as: Event Medical Responder, Emergency Care Support Worker and more. 

The QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) is one of the few first aid qualifications recognised by the Security Industry Authority (SIA).

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification specifically designed for those seeking a career in the emergency services, ambulance service, the event and security medical sector or those who work in high risk workplaces. 

Course Overview

Over a 5 day period, Learners will gain the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to deal with a range of prehospital care emergencies, such as: managing a patient’s airways, catastrophic bleeding, management of fractures, medical emergencies and more.Qualification Specification

Level 4 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care

As the next step for those who have completed the QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF), this qualification provides Learners with a wider scope of practice in prehospital care emergencies, allowing for greater employment opportunities. It also forms part of a progressive suite of prehospital care qualifications that lead to the QA Level 6 Diploma in Paramedic Practice (RQF).

Intended Audience

The Level 4 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification specifically designed for those looking to progress their career in the emergency services, ambulance services, event medical sector and high risk workplaces. 

Course Overview

Fulfilling the competencies set out in the PHEM skills framework at descriptor level E, this fantastic qualification provides Learners with the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to be able to deal with a wide range of prehospital care emergencies, such as: major incidents, fracture immobilisation, sick and injured children, mental health problems and more.Qualification Specification

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Objective Health specialises in First Aid training focused on children and young adults, and can ensure your staff have the obligatory qualifications for working with children.

Our courses include:

Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid

The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Statutory Framework requires all early years providers in England to have at least one person who has a current and full paediatric first aid certificate on the premises and available at all times when children are present. Providers should also take into account the number of children, staff and layout of the premises and increase their paediatric first aid provision accordingly to ensure that a paediatric first aider is available to respond to emergencies quickly.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) has been specifically designed to meet the criteria set by the Department for Education’s EYFS Framework and is ideal for:

  • Those who have gained a level 2 and/or level 3 childcare qualification and have entered into an early years setting and wish to be included in the staff to child ratios to comply with EYFS requirements.
  • Registered childminders and assistants who are required to hold a current and full paediatric first aid certificate in order to comply with the EYFS requirements.
  • Anyone who has a non-professional involvement with infants and children, such as parents, grandparents and want to learn key paediatric first aid skills.

Newly qualified entrants to an early years setting who have completed a level 2 and/or level 3 qualification on or after 30th June 2016, must also have either a full paediatric first aid or an emergency paediatric first aid certificate within three months of starting work.

Course Overview

Over a 2 day period, Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations, including: assessing an emergency situation, dealing with an unresponsive infant or child, CPR, choking, meningitis, head and spinal injuries, anaphylaxis, asthma and more.Qualification Specification

Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop the basic skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of emergency paediatric first aid situations which could arise when looking after children.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid qualification has been designed in-line with the current Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) requirements and is ideal for:

  • Those who have gained a level 2 or 3 childcare qualification and have entered into an early years setting and wish to be included in the staff to child ratios to comply with the EYFS requirements.
  • Anyone who cares for infants and children, such as parents, guardians, grandparents or those who have an involvement with infants and children and want to learn key paediatric first aid skills.

Newly qualified entrants to an early years setting who have completed a level 2 and/or level 3 qualification on or after 30th June 2016, must also have either a full paediatric first aid or an emergency paediatric first aid certificate within three months of starting work.

Course Overview

During this 1 day course, Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations, including: managing an unresponsive infant or child, CPR, choking, seizures, external bleeding and more.Qualification Specification

Level 2 Award in Activity First Aid

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of emergency first aid situations that can arise in both adults and children whilst taking part in outdoor or activity based environments.

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Activity First Aid qualification has been specifically designed for those who have a responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities, to provide first aid when dealing with an emergency situation whilst undertaking activities, such as sports, swimming, hiking, rock climbing etc.

Course Overview

During this 2 day course, Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of emergency first aid situations, including: managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, choking, head and spinal injuries, abdominal injuries, external bleeding, anaphylaxis and more.

Qualification Specification

 

We have a large range of training courses designed to cover both legislation requirements and personal development for your staff and business.

Our courses include:

Health and Safety

Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with a basic introduction to health and safety in the workplace, including the role that everyone plays in maintaining a safe working environment.

Intended Audience

The Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace has been designed for all employees working in different types of environments to help raise their awareness of health and safety in the workplace.

Course Overview

During this half day course, Learners will develop a basic knowledge of health and safety issues such as: hazards and risks in the workplace, workplace conditions that can affect health and safety, and the requirements for workplace procedures.Qualification Specification

Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop their awareness of health and safety, including the role that everyone plays in maintaining a safe working environment.

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace qualification is ideal for all employees to raise their awareness of health and safety in the workplace.

Course Overview

During this 1 day course, Learners will develop a greater understanding of health and safety issues, including: health and safety laws, risk assessments and risk control hierarchy, identifying and controlling risks from common workplace hazards and more. Qualification Specification

Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification is designed to help Learners develop a more advanced knowledge and understanding of health and safety in the workplace.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace is ideal for those who are aspiring to, or are presently working at a supervisory or management level and wish to enhance their health and safety knowledge.

Course Overview

During this course, Learners will cover a range of health and safety topics, including: understanding the requirements for health, safety and welfare in the workplace, legal requirements, the benefits of using a health and safety system and understanding the risks and control methods for common workplace hazards.Qualification Specification

Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in Health and Social Care

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification has been specifically designed to allow Learners to develop their knowledge of health and safety in a health and social care environment.

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in Health and Social Care is intended for those who work, or plan to work with patients or clients in a health and social care setting, such as: hospitals, care homes and day care centres.

Course Overview

During this comprehensive course, Learners will cover a variety of topics relating to health and safety procedures in a health and social care setting. Topics covered include: standards for health and safety welfare in a health and social care environment, risk assessments, importance of personal hygiene and more.Qualification Specification

Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with a greater awareness of risks in the workplace and the measures that can be taken to control them.

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment is ideal for anyone in a work environment.

Course Overview

During this 1 day course, Learners will gain a basic introduction into the principles of risk assessment. Topics covered include: main causes of work-related fatalities, basic processes for undertaking a risk assessment, keyterms associated with risk assessments, methods that can be used to prioritise risks and more.

Qualification Specification

Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification is specifically designed to provide Learners with the knowledge and skills required to conduct risk assessments in low risk premises.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment is ideal for those who have a responsibility for conducting risk assessments in low risk environments, such as supervisors and site managers. This qualification is also suitable for those who significantly contribute to the risk assessment process, e.g. team leaders and technicians.

Course Overview

During this 2 day course, Learners will develop their knowledge of risk assessment processes so that they can apply their knowledge and skills when completing risk assessments in the workplace. Topics covered include: the importance of health and safety in the workplace, the principles involved in risk assessment and the relationship between hazard and risk as part of an accident and ill health strategy. Qualification Specification

Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification has been specifically designed to develop Learners’ knowledge of COSHH Regulations and requirements.

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH is ideal for all employees, and specifically those who wish to work in an environment with hazardous substances, such as: healthcare, manufacturing, cleaning, transport, utilities and office environments.

Course Overview

During this half day course, Learners will develop their understanding of the law relating to hazardous substances in the workplace and the precautions and procedures required to ensure hazardous substances are properly controlled, as well as learn how risk assessments contribute to the safe use of hazardous substances.Qualification Specification

Fire Safety

Level 1 Award in Fire Safety Awareness

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop their fire safety awareness to help ensure that they are keeping themselves and others safe at all times in the workplace.

Intended Audience

The QA Level 1 Award in Fire Safety Awareness (QCF) qualification is designed for those who want to increase their awareness of fire safety in the workplace.

Course Overview

Over a half day period, Learners will learn basic fire safety principles, including: causes of fires in the workplace, basic fire safety duties and responsibilities, principles of fire risk control, safe use of portable fire-fighting equipment and more.

Qualification Specification

 

Level 2 Award in Fire Safety

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification allows Learners to build an understanding of fire safety management and the specific roles and responsibilities related to fire safety in the workplace.

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Fire Safety qualification has been designed for anyone who has a specific responsibility for fire safety in the workplace, such as designated fire wardens/fire marshals.

Course Overview

During this 1 day course, Learners will develop their knowledge and skills in fire safety, including: how fires are caused, the risks associated with fire, principles of fire safety management at work, understanding the role of a fire warden and more. Qualification Specification

Manual Handling

Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop their understanding of the principles of safer manual handling.

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling qualification has been specifically designed for all employees to help raise their awareness of the risks associated with unsafe manual handling practices. It is also ideal for those who might have to carry out manual handling as part of their job such as handling deliveries, parcels and boxes.

Course Overview

Over a half day period, successful Learners will develop a greater awareness of manual handling, including: common manual handling injuries, the safe movement principles, theory of safe manual handling principles and manual handling equipment. Qualification Specification

Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling

The law states that employers have a legal responsibility to provide adequate training for those who perform manual handling tasks in their day to day role. However, with incorrect manual handling causing over a third of workplace injuries, adequate training is not only a legal requirement, it is incredibly important for the safety of all staff.

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed for those who work, or intend to work, in a role that involves manual handling. It is ideal for those working in a variety of environments including warehouses and shops.

Course Overview

During this 1 day course, Learners will learn the key principles of manual handling and how to apply these to their workplace. They will also practise a wide range of techniques, ensuring that they leave the course confident and proficient in moving and handling.Qualification Specification

Level 2 Award in Moving People Safely

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop their skills and knowledge in the principles of manual handling when moving objects and people. It also allows Learners to practise a range of techniques that they can apply to their workplace.

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Moving People Safely has been specifically designed for those who work, or intend to work, in a role that involves assisting and moving people. It is ideal for those working in a variety of health and social care environments such as care homes.

Course Overview

Over a 2 day period, Learners will develop the knowledge and skills relevant to manual handling of objects and the safe moving and handling of people. Topics covered include: common handling injuries, the potential impact to a person if moved incorrectly, personal handling plans, preserving dignity, health and safety when moving a person, using equipment and more.Qualification Specification

Food Safety

Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering

EU and UK regulations state that all food handlers must receive appropriate training in food safety practices relevant to their duties. However, having a good understanding of food safety practices is not only a legal requirement, it is also essential in protecting the health of both consumers and food handlers.

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed for those working, or planning to work, in the food catering industry. It is also ideal for those who come into contact with food handling areas due to the nature of their work, such as pest control officers and delivery personnel.

Course Overview

During this 1 day course, Learners will build an understanding on the importance of safe food handling practices and keeping foods safe. Topics covered include: food safety laws, types of contamination and the associated risks, bacteriology, personal hygiene, safe food handling practices and more.Qualification Specification

Level 3 Award in Supervising Food Safety in Catering

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop their knowledge and understanding in food safety supervision.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in Supervising Food Safety in Catering has been specifically designed for those who work, or are preparing to work, in a supervisory role within a catering environment. This qualification may also be suitable for individuals who own or manage small catering businesses.

Course Overview

During this 3 day course, Learners will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to supervise food safety in a catering environment. Topics covered include: good food hygiene, the importance of safety management procedures, the role of the supervisor in the catering environment, and requirements for monitoring, recording and evaluating procedures. Qualification Specification

Level 2 Award in Food Safety for Retail

EU and UK regulations state that all food handlers must receive appropriate training in food safety practices relevant to their duties. However, having a good understanding of food safety practices is not only a legal requirement, it is also essential in protecting the health of both consumers and food handlers.

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Food Safety for Retail is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification has been specifically designed for people working, or planning to work, in a food retail environment such as: supermarkets, corner shops or premises with hot and chilled food display counters.

Course Overview

During this 1 day course, Learners will build an understanding on the importance of food safety in a retail environment. Topics covered include: personal responsibility for food safety, the importance of personal hygiene, keeping work areas clean and hygienic, safe food handling practices and keeping food products safe.Qualification Specification

Level 3 Award in Food Safety Supervision for Retail

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the knowledge and skills to effectively supervise food safety in a retail environment.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in Food Safety Supervision for Retail has been specifically designed for those who work, or are preparing to work, in a supervisory role in a food retail environment.

Course Overview

During this 3 day course, Learners will explore how food business operators can ensure compliance with food safety legislation, good hygiene practice, how to implement food safety management procedures and the role of supervision in food safety management procedures.Qualification Specification

Level 2 Award in Food Safety for Manufacturing

EU and UK regulations state that all food handlers must receive appropriate training in food safety practices relevant to their duties. However, having a good understanding of food safety practices is not only a legal requirement, it is also essential in protecting the health of both consumers and food handlers.

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in Food Safety for Manufacturing is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification specifically designed for people working, or planning to work, in a food manufacturing environment.

Course Overview

During this 1 day course, Learners will build an understanding of safe food handling practices and the importance of keeping foods safe. Topics covered include: personal responsibility for food safety, importance of personal hygiene, keeping work areas clean and hygienic, and the importance of keeping products safe.Qualification Specification

Level 3 Award in Food Safety Supervision for Manufacturing

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification has been specifically designed to provide Learners with the knowledge and skills required to supervise food safety in a manufacturing environment.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in Food Safety Supervision for Manufacturing is ideal for those who work, or are preparing for work, in a supervisory role in a food manufacturing environment.

Course Overview

During this comprehensive 3 day course, Learners will cover a variety of topics in supervising food safety in a manufacturing environment, including: food safety and the law, good hygiene practice, implementing food safety management procedures and the role of supervision in food safety management procedures.Qualification Specification

Level 3 Award in HACCP for Food Manufacturing

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification has been specifically designed to develop a Learner’s knowledge and skills in HACCP based food safety management procedures within a manufacturing environment.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in HACCP for Food Manufacturing is ideal for managers and supervisors that are responsible for assisting in the development and maintenance of HACCP based food safety management procedures in a food manufacturing environment. This qualification may also be suitable for owners and managers of small food businesses to help develop their knowledge of HACCP based food safety management procedures.

Course Overview

During this 3 day course, Learners will cover a variety of topics including: understanding the importance of HACCP based food safety management procedures, preliminary processes for HACCP based procedures, as well as developing, implementing and evaluating HACCP based food safety management procedures.Qualification Specification

Objective Health can provide training on subjects that focus on the more personal challenges an employee may face at work, as well as education and training qualifications for those targeting personal development.

Our courses include:

  • Stress Awareness and Management
  • Conflict Management
  • Personal Safety

Level 2 Award in citizenAID

The Level 2 Award in citizenAID is a regulated qualification designed to teach members of the public life-saving skills for use in the event of a deliberate multiple casualty incident.

Based on the citizenAID Pocket Guide and Phone App, this 3 hour qualification will teach Learners how to react safely, pass on effective messages to the emergency services, prioritise the injured and give life-saving first aid in these extreme situations.  

Intended Audience

The Level 2 Award in CitizenAid qualification has been developed for all members of the public who wish to learn valuable life-saving skills and techniques for use in the event of a shooting, stabbing, bombing or other deliberate incident.

Course Overview

The course covers a variety of topics, including: prioritising multiple casualties, dealing with an unresponsive casualty who is breathing, and controlling severe external bleeding.

Qualification Specification

 

Level 3 Award in Education and Training

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills required to prepare them for teaching in a wide range of contexts.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in Education and Training qualification has been specifically designed to be an introduction to teaching for those who work or would like to work in the further education and skills sector for, e.g. Further Education (FE) Colleges, Independent Training Providers and/or Local Authorities.

Course Overview

Over a 5 day period, Learners will build an understanding of the specific roles and responsibilities related to planning and delivering inclusive training sessions. Topics covered include: maintaining a safe and supportive learning environment, relationships between teachers and other teaching professionals, assessing Learners and providing constructive and developmental feedback.Qualification Specification

Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification allows Learners to develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to effectively perform the role of an Assessor in a wide range of contexts.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement has been specifically designed for those who need to:

  • Assess occupational competence in the work environment

and

  • Assess vocational skills, knowledge and understanding outside the work environment i.e. training setting

Transferable to any sector that the Learner has occupational competence in, this qualification provides a national benchmark for best practice in assessing.

Successful Learners will leave with the skills required to assess competency based qualifications such as NVQs as well as vocational qualifications such as first aid.

Course Overview

Throughout the qualification Learners will build an in-depth knowledge of assessing, covering key topics including: principles and practices of assessment, types of assessment methods, the importance of quality assurance in assessment processes and more.Qualification Specification

Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification allows Trainee assessor’s to further develop their knowledge, skills and understanding of assessing Learners in a vocational setting e.g. classroom environment.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement has been specifically designed for those who wish to undertake qualification assessment of vocationally related qualifications for which they are occupationally competent to deliver/assess. This may include individuals who are currently working in a mentoring, teaching or training capacity.

Course Overview

During this comprehensive course, Learners will cover a variety of topics including the principles and practices of assessment, as well how to prepare and carrying out assessments of vocational skills, knowledge and understanding.Qualification Specification

Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification has been designed to equip Trainee Assessors with the knowledge, understanding and ability to perform the role of an Assessor in a work environment.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment has been specifically designed for those who wish to undertake qualification assessment, of occupational competence, in a work environment. This qualification is also suitable for Trainee Assessors who currently work in a mentoring/teaching/training environment and wish to further develop their knowledge and skills in competence based assessment.

Course Overview

During this comprehensive course, Learners will cover a variety of topics including the principles and practices of assessment, how to assess competence based skills and how to assess occupational competence in the workplace.Qualification Specification

Level 3 Award in Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification has been specifically designed to provide Trainee Assessors with the knowledge and understanding of the principles and practices of assessment.

Intended Audience

The Level 3 Award in Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment is ideal for those who are looking for an introduction to the principles and practices of qualification assessment. This qualification may also be suitable for those who are currently performing the role of Assessor for certain vocationally related qualifications (please check the suitability of these qualifications with Qualsafe Awards).

Trainee Assessors may include individuals who currently work in a mentoring/teaching/training capacity and wish to further develop their knowledge and skills of assessment.

Course Overview

Throughout the duration of this course, Learners will develop the knowledge and understanding of assessment. Topics covered include: principles and requirements of assessment, how to plan assessments, quality assurance of the assessment process, managing information relating to assessment and more.Qualification Specification

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