This National Award is aimed at learners working in all sectors of the manufacturing industry and those who are preparing to start working in the industry. This qualification focuses on the importance of maintaining health and safety in a manufacturing environment. Learners will understand the hazards associated with operating dangerous equipment, handling hazardous goods and moving and handling products. The importance of machinery guards, cut-out switches and other safety devices will be understood.
How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?
This qualification is usually achieved by taking a half-day course.
How is the qualification assessed?
Through a 30 minute, 15-question multiple-choice examination.
Learners must achieve a score of at least 10 out of 15 in order to pass.
Learners achieving this qualification are able to progress to further
qualifications, such as:
Where can this course be taken?
Through any HABC approved training center.