Health and safety in the workplace qualification overview
The OAL Level 3 Award in Managing Contractors to Ensure Compliance with Health and Safety covers the management of contractors to ensure that the health and safety requirements in the workplace are complied with.
The qualification is about the essential aspects of the role when contractors are involved in using the premises and facilities. It includes monitoring attendance, conduct and site health & safety requirements by observing entry, exit and on-site movements. It is also about reporting to others issues which are outside your own area of responsibility or competence.
Who is the qualification for?
The qualification is aimed at the person who is responsible for health and safety management or supervision of contractors in the workplace. The contractor will already have the relevant approval to work on site where required by company units.
The qualification must be assessed using the following assessment method:
- portfolio of evidence
Learners are required to achieve all learning outcomes within units of assessment. All assessment is subject to internal quality assurance within approved centres providing this qualification. External quality assurance of assessment and internal quality assurance within approved centres is provided by OAL. This qualification is not graded; achievement certificates for this Award are issued on the basis of awarding a pass only.