All members of staff in all workplaces are required to undertake health and safety training.

Whether you are an employer, self-employed, or employed you need to be sure that you’re up to date with how to identify the hazards and control risks in the workplace. 

Preparing any member of staff for the workplace is vital. NTP's new online health and safety awareness course offers an understanding of the importance of health and safety, and employee and employer responsibilities under health and safety law. 

The course outlines common workplace hazards and effective methods to reduce them, with the additional knowledge of reporting procedures should any person be involved in an accident or incident.

The course is aimed at both employers and employees and offers a low cost but effective way to ensure you understand your obligations and what to do to with regards to health and safety in your role.

The easy way to learn

  • Everything you need to know

    This course is designed to equip you with the knowledge you need with regards to health and safety in the workplace. It's been written and created by health and safety experts and contains all the information you need.

  • Learn when you want to

    You can access the course 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Login and learn whenever you want to. Your progress is saved and upon completion of the course you'll receive a completion certificate.

  • Support when you need it

    All of our online courses come with full support via email and telephone so you will never be stuck and alone. You get course access and full support for 1 year included within the course.

  • Never miss an update

    As an NTP online student you will receive notifications when the course is updated to ensure you are always up to date with the latest legislation and best practises.

  • Affordable and convenient

    We've kept the price of this course low to make it affordable for everyone. The course is set up to allow you to access it whenever you want. You don't have to plan when you learn, just log in when you feel like it and your progress will always be saved.

  • A course for everyone

    This course is suitable for both employees and employers across all industries. Health and safety training is a legal requirement across all workplaces. This course helps to get legal and stay legal.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Health and Safety Awareness

    • Health and Safety

    • The HSE Story

  • 2

    Health and Safety

    • Course Objectives

  • 3


    • Types of Law

    • HSWA at 40 - Looking back, thinking forward - video

  • 4

    Health and Safety at Work Act

    • Employer's Duties

    • Quick Quiz

    • Safe Working Environment

    • Lighting

    • Moving around the premises

    • Hygiene and Welfare

    • Cleanliness & Comfortable Conditions

  • 5

    Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)

    • Safe Use, Handling, Storage of Articles and Substances

  • 6

    Safe Systems of Work

    • Safe System of Work (SSOW)

    • Training , Information & Supervision

    • Safe Access & Egress

    • Provide and maintain Plant and systems of work that are safe and without risk to health

    • HSE Real people video

  • 7

    Health & Safety at Work Act 1974

    • Employees Duties

    • Quick Question

    • Hazard, Near Miss & Accident

    • Why Accidents Happen

    • Accidents, Incidents & ill Health

    • Behaviours

    • Causes of Unsafe Behaviour

    • Accident Reporting & Recording

    • The Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR)

    • What Causes Accidents - Safety Training Video - Preventing Accidents & Injuries

  • 8


    • Powers of an HSE Officer

    • Enforcement Notices, Prosecution & Fees for intervention

    • Enforcement Notices, Prosecution & Fees for intervention cont.

    • When an inspector calls

  • 9

    Hazard Spotting Excercise

    • Spot the hazards

  • 10

    Health & Safety Quick Quiz

    • Quick H&S Quiz

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