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The level 2 award in health and safety in the workplace has been designed to be delivered in a single day or over several short sessions. It is concluded with a single multiple-choice test. The content aims to provide candidates with an understanding of the hazards and risks in the workplace, the controls that are put in place to reduce harm and legal requirements of health and safety on employers and their employees. Learners will have the basic knowledge required to work safely. They can progress to qualifications specialising in Risk Assessment or Supervision of Health and Safety.