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Highfield Level 2 Award in Health and Safety within the Workplace (RQF)

This qualification is designed to provide learners with knowledge of the basic health and safety practices essential in the workplace. It provides learners with an understanding of the benefits of good health and safety, steps to risk assessment and how to reduce accidents, near misses and ill-health and deal with emergencies. 

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?

This qualification involves a one-day classroom-based training course.

What qualifications do I need to take this qualification? 

There are no subject specific pre-requisites and the qualification is suitable for learners aged 14+. It is recommended that learnersWet Floor Kitchen undertaking the qualification have a minimum of Level 1 in English and maths or equivalent. If you are unsure, please contact us to discuss the course requirements before booking your place.

How is the qualification assessed?

This qualification is assessed by an end-of-course 20 question multiple choice exam paper. The pass mark for the paper is 12 out of 20 questions correct (60%).

What next?

Individuals achieving this qualification may wish to progress on to other Health and Safety related qualifications, such as Highfield Level 3 Award in Health and Safety within the workplace (RQF). Please see the training pages on our website for details of these courses and other courses that we offer. 

Where can this course be taken?

We deliver this course in Bridgend, Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan. See our website for all the information you need about our training venues and course dates. 


The cost of this training course is £60.

Course dates

Our next dates are currently being finalised. Please email us if you would like to be notified as soon as our next date is released and we can add you to our expressions of interest list.

How do I book my place? 

You can download the course booking form (below) and  email us with the completed form.  If you have any questions, please contact us on the details below and we will be happy to help.


  • 0300 123 6696


  • Mair Thomas, Training Administrator, Room 116, County Hall, Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff, CF10 4UW