Designated Health and Safety Officer

Our Designated Health And Safety Officer Course provides important information about Health and Safety in Early Years. The role of the Health and Safety Officer covers a variety of areas, including risk assessments, fire drills, access for the disabled, food and electrical safety. It also investigates setting security, hazardous substances, hygiene, accidents and first aid. This course provides you with 4 modules: The Role of a Health and Safety Officer, The Role of a Health and Safety Officer in your nursery, The Role of Ofsted and Important Documents/Organisations.

We maintain the validity of our courses, including changes to legislation, policies and procedures, by ensuring the training material is up to date.

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Individual Course
£15.00 + VAT

The Training

On completing the course learners will:

  • Know the basic principles of the role of a designated health and safety officer in the workplace and about the legal responsibilities
  •  Understand the basic procedures and preventions to follow when it comes to health and safety
  • Have skills and knowledge to deal with a variety of health and safety situations
  • Be sufficiently trained in the basic principles and practices of a designated health and safety officer

Final Test

Once you have completed the online training, you will be able to take the final test.

  • You will be asked 15 questions.
  • You will require an 80% pass mark.
  • You can take the test as many times as you need.

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It takes approximately 45 minutes to complete the entire course. You can claim one CPD hour towards your professional development.

This course is certificated on its completion. The length of time you take is entirely dependent on how quickly you can study and absorb the information. Remember, it’s important to learn the content and not to rush through the course. Please do take notes during these courses.


This course is accredited by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to the universally accepted Continuous Professional Development Guidelines. On successful completion, you will be sent a certificate through the post or you can instantly download certificates from the system.