This unit will give learners an understanding of the key features of health and safety legislation and regulations and how these are applied in engineering to ensure safe working conditions.
- 48 hours
On completing this course successfully learners will be able to:
1. Understand the key features of health and safety legislation and organizational requirements
2. Identify various types of hazards and methods by which they can be detected in the workplace
3. Carry out a risk assessment and identify control measures to minimize risks
4. Understand the methods used when reporting and recording accidents and incidents
- Matriculation to Higher National Diploma: Engineering
The Matriculation to Higher National Diploma (Engineering), allows learners to pursue the Pearson BTEC Higher National Diploma (HND) in either BTEC Higher National Diploma (HND) Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Automotive Engineering or Construction and the Built Environment (HVAC).
Graduates from the BTEC HND EEE programme can progress to the final year in the BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology programme. Graduates from the BTEC HND Construction and the Built Environment (HVAC) can progress to the BSc.(Hons) Engineering Management (Construction) or BSc. (Hons) Occupational Safety, Health and Environment (Top-Up).