Health & Safety
Health & safety is an essential part of any business. It protects the business owners, staff and customers, and is something that everyone should be aware of. Whatever your role, you need to know what health and safety legislation you are governed by, as well as understanding a safe way to conduct your tasks. A good understanding of health and safety will help to keep problems and incidents to a minimum and ensure the safe running of your business.
The GTi course in Health & Safety covers all the essential legislation and information which you will need to know when working in the beauty, nails and holistic industry. This course is highly recommended in support of professional membership and development through the Guild of Beauty Therapists.
This online theory course is completed at home, in your own time, and gives you flexible learning designed to fit in around your lifestyle. Full tutorial support is available throughout your learning experience.
The GTi Health & Safety course includes valuable information regarding waste, fire safety and injuries. It also includes a template of a risk assessment which is available, along with the course manual, to download once you have completed the course.
The course is beautifully written by leading industry experts and accompanied by images, diagrams and a voiceover to give you the best possible learning experience.
Health & Safety is fully accredited by the Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists and is worth 5 CPD points.
This course comprises the following modules which must be undertaken in the following order in order to complete the course.
Order Code Name
1 HS001 Introduction & Employers Duties
2 HS002 The Workplace
3 HS003 Incidents & Injuries
4 HS004 Safety Measures
5 HS005 Risk & Waste
How do I enrol on the course?
You can enrol on the course either by clicking “add to cart” or contact myself, Andrea, on 07500334432. Payment can be made via Paypal, card, cash or Bank Transfer. Payment plans also available on request.
How soon after enrolling can I start the course?
Once you have enrolled on the course and paid the course fee, you will have immediate access to the online course modules which means you can start learning straight away.
How long will it take me to complete the course?
The time it takes to complete the course will depend on how quickly you learn as an individual, and also on the number of hours per day you spend on it.
Is there a time limit for completing the course?
Is the course accredited?
The course is fully accredited by the Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists for membership and insurance.
Is the course accredited for Continuing Professional Development – CPD?
Yes. The course is accredited for Continuing Professional Development by the Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists.
What support is available to me whilst doing the course?
All GTi courses have access to integrated email support from fully qualified therapists and tutors. I am also available to help and support both during and after your training.
What if I am dyslexic?
Each course module includes an audio soundtrack of the course material which is ideal for students who are dyslexic.
Do I need anything special on my computer?
You will need to have a modern web browser and speakers or headphones. Please note that the GTi course modules do not currently run on some mobile devices such as iPhones and iPads and are not compatible with Google Chrome browsers. Please feel free to run our free trial module to check if the course will run on your computer.
How will the course be marked?
Following each course module you will take an online examination which requires a pass rate of around 70%.
Am I allowed to refer to text books or notes during the examination?
No. You are expected to complete online tests under exam conditions without referring to any notes, text books or online help.
What if I fail a module?
If you fail a module you have the ability to re-take the examination twice. If you fail the module you will be contacted by the tutor who will offer support before making a final attempt.
Do I need to complete any paperwork?
No. All examinations are completed online and a record of your marks is displayed in your login area.
What will I receive when I complete the course?
You will receive a GTi certificate which will be mailed to you on successful completion of the course.