Health and Safety Courses

Health and Safety courses in Cornwall and Nationally, including Fire Safety, COSHH, Health and Safety in the workplace, Manual Handling and more.


Health and Safety in a Construction Environment - In Safe Hands Training

Health and Safety in a Construction Environment

Supported by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB), this 1 day Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed to provide Learners with a basic awareness of health and safety within a construction environment.

e-Learning Level 2 Health and Safety - In Safe Hands training

e-Learning Level 2 Health and Safety

An ideal introduction to health and safety for anyone working in a low to medium risk environment.

Although it does not provide a qualification on its own, it does provide the knowledge and understanding required to go on to achieve a level 2 health and safety qualification.

Level 2 Health and Safety in the Workplace - In Safe Hands training

Level 2 Health and Safety in the Workplace

This day course has been designed to meet the legal requirements of all staff within the workplace.

By giving good insight into sound health and safety practices that meet the needs of the law and to maintain a safe working environment this course is very applicable to all types of industry.

Level 3 Health and Safety course - In Safe Hands training

Level 3 Health and Safety in the Workplace for Supervisors and Managers

This qualification is delivered over 3 days and has been devised to meet the needs of supervisors of health and safety in the workplace.

It may also be suitable for those who are charged with policy writing and risk assessment in their working environments.

Level 2 Health and Safety in Health and Social Care - In Safe Hands

Level 2 Health and Safety in Health and Social Care

This day course has been specifically tailored for the specialist needs of the health and social care sector. Health and safety training is a legal requirement for all workplaces.

Under basic health and safety law, employers have a duty to provide their staff with introductory and ongoing health and safety training.

Level 2 award in Fire Safety - In Safe Hands training

Level 2 Award in Fire Safety

This qualification develops your fire safety awareness. It includes how fires are caused, the risks associated with fire and what we can do to control fire risks in the workplace.

It also covers the principles of fire safety management at work, fire safety inspection, fire safety risk assessment and the legal requirements related to fire safety in the workplace.

Fire Safety training – In Safe Hands training

Fire Safety

This half day course has been devised to meet the basic requirements of all workplaces for staff fire safety training.

Location and weather permitting, you will be able to dispense each extinguisher, applying the skills and knowledge learnt. Our instructors can use your company policies, procedures and alarm system to embed this knowledge into your team in the most relevant way for your business.

Fire Marshal training - In Safe Hands training

Fire Marshal

This half-day fire marshal training course covers the role of the designated fire marshal (fire warden). You will learn about preventing fires and learn about the different types of fire extinguisher and how to use them correctly.

This is the next step up from fire safety, incorporating reporting, understanding of fire regulations and general fire precautions. It aims to provide you with the knowledge to be become a fire marshal.

Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual handling - In Safe Hands

Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling

This qualification is suitable for all employees to raise their awareness of the risks of unsafe manual handling practices.

Whether you are moving office files or operating within a warehouse, employers have a responsibility to provide training for their staff.

Manual Handling training course - In Safe Hands training

Manual Handling

This course is suitable for everyone! It’s designed for anyone in any industry that is required to carry out any lifting, handling, carrying, pushing, pulling tasks as part of their daily job role.

Our instructors can incorporate industry specific tasks or concerns to this session, enabling you to tailor the content to suit your business needs.

Safer moving and handling of people - In Safe Hands training

Safer Moving and Handling of People

This day course is designed for anyone in the health and social care industry that may be required to use equipment and techniques to safely transport people around the home or working environment.

The main aim of the course is to reduce the risk of injury to the handler and the patient.

Safer moving and handling of people Annual Refresher- In Safe Hands training

Safer Moving and Handling Annual Refresher

This half day annual refresher course is available to anyone who has completed the full day safer moving and handling of people within the last 3 years.

The session will provide updated procedures and brush up on technique together with an introduction in the latest advances in equipment.

Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment – In Safe Hands training

Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment

This day course is designed and suitable for learners that are required to perform risk assessments within their workplace.

The course concentrates on practical ways to carry out risk assessments in the simplest manner.

Level 3 Risk Assessment - In Safe Hands training

Level 3 Risk Assessment

The objective of the qualification is to develop understanding of: 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.

You will then be able to apply this knowledge of the risk assessment process by completing risk assessments of the workplace.

Level 2 Award in principles of COSHH – In Safe Hands training

Level 2 Award in principles of COSHH

Control of Substances Hazardous to Health

Hazardous substances exist in most workplaces. Every Employer and Employee has responsibilities to use them safely. To enable this, anyone using hazardous substances should have training in Control of Substances Hazardous to Health.

Asbestos awareness training – In Safe hands training

Asbestos Awareness Training

This half day course would ideally be suited to anyone that potentially may work with asbestos. Working with or around asbestos can be dangerous and potentially life-threatening.

Training, knowledge and information are vital to identify and reduce the risk of illness associated with asbestos.

Awareness of Working at Heights awareness course - In Safe Hands

Awareness of Working at Heights

This half day course would ideally be suited to anyone that works at height, which would be defined as working in a position where a fall could occur.

Examples may include: the use of step ladders, footstools, ladders, tower scaffolds, scaffolding, working around entrenchments and areas where a fall could be likely.