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Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) Technician Apprenticeship Level 3

Cornwall College | Cornwall College Business St Austell LEVEL: 3 Business School

The role will be partly office based and partly at the work front providing advice to others on how to work without harming themselves or others. The Technician will work with the management and delivery team of the organisation to advise on the statutory health, safety and environmental requirements as they affect the company’s operations. They will assist the management team in ensuring that the legal and company SHE requirements are implemented. On a daily basis the SHE Technician will assist to develop, review and check on the implementation of safe systems of work, deliver training (e.g. toolbox talks & inductions), investigate incidents, analyse data and present findings to the management team. The SHE Technician will engage with all aspects of the organisation to support the embedment of a culture that ensures everyone is able to return to their family and friends unharmed every day whilst also protecting and enhancing the global land, air and water resources for future generations. This will be achieved by inspiring and influencing others to see the benefit of working responsibly, understanding the legal framework and showing how safety, health and environmental management can enhance operational activities.


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Ideal if:

You are currently employed in a relevant position and would like to gain a Level 3 qualification in this specialist subject.

You’ll need:

Whilst any entry requirements will be a matter for individual employers, typically an apprentice might be expected to have achieved or be working towards 5 GCSE’s A*- C including English and maths as well as having knowledge to level 1 equivalent for commonly used office computer applications.

You’ll learn:

The course will cover health and safety management systems, risk assessments, accident investigations and planning for SHE investigations as well as other relevant subjects.


Professional training from experts in this field.

You’ll love:

Gaining Qualsafe Awards qualifications such as:

  • Health and safety in the workplace
  • Principles of risk assessment
  • Manual handling
  • Principles of COSHH

We also offer a two day refresher to enable learners who wish to sit the NEBOSH General Certificate exams at an additional cost of £150.

You’ll go on to:

The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) will recognise the SHE Apprenticeship enabling those who have completed the apprenticeship to join IOSH at TechIOSH level.

There will be an opportunity for those who wish to progress to complete the C & G level 5 NVQ if still in employment.


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Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) Technician Apprenticeship Level 3

Start Date

This course is offered throughout the year, please contact us for the latest start dates.


St Austell


18 months

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