Health and Safety – Distance Learning

Health and Safety – Distance Learning
23 Apr 2020

Following on from our recent Distance Learning Newsletters, we are pleased to announce that the following qualification is also now available for registered Health and Safety trainers to deliver through distance learning:

FAA Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (Ofqual level 2, SQA Acc level 5)

This is an excellent introduction to health and safety in the workplace and will benefit all employees, particularly those who may be accepting a health and safety role, such as a safety representative within their organisation. The qualification provides learners with essential knowledge and understanding of health and safety in the workplace under UK health and safety legislation. The course syllabus includes conducting risk assessments, controlling workplace hazards and how to respond to workplace incidents and accidents.

Successful candidates will be awarded a national level 2/5 Health and Safety in the Workplace qualification, providing an ideal platform to higher level training or career development.

You will need to be registered with Nuco Training to access the course paperwork and additional documents for this qualification which can be downloaded from your NucoPlus account (once registered) and include the following documents:

  • Distance learning Registration Form
  • Distance learning Qualification Specification
  • Distance learning Learner Resource Sheet
  • Distance learning Assessment Guidance
  • Distance learning Assessment Record
  • Distance learning Evaluation Form
  • Zoom User Guide
  • Marketing Flyer

To learn more about this new delivery method read more here:

It is very important that the Trainer/Assessor Distance Learning Guidance is read and understood by Trainer/Assessors to ensure that all requirements are followed.

If you are not currently registered to teach the Health and Safety course through Nuco, but have the necessary qualifications and would like to register, please contact

You can find the course books for all Distance Learning courses on the NucoPlus online shop here

If you have any questions or need any additional information then please do not hesitate to contact


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