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Level 4: Health and Safety in the Building Services Industry

Health and Safety in the Building Services Industry: Unit code: DP17 34

This module is part of the HNC in Building Services Engineering programme, which also lies within the construction framework. It is also delivered by distance learning.

This core Unit will introduce the candidate to a wide range of health and safety issues applicable to the Building Services Industry.

On completion of the Unit the candidate should be able to:

Define the main health and safety legislation in the building services sector
Explain the main requirements of an effective health and safety policy.
Demonstrate an understanding of hazard and risk identification in relation to the design and construction of an appropriate installation.
Undertake a risk assessment appropriate to the work area of the candidate.