Risk Assessment Training

Course Overview:

This course provides delegates with an appreciation of the purpose and role of risk assessments required by UK health and safety legislation and enables them to practically apply risk assessment principles.

Course / Session Duration:

This is a one-day course which can be extended to two days with the content expanded to cover specific risk assessments. This course can be delivered online or as a traditional face-to-face tutor led session on your own site or venue.

Learning Outcomes:

 

  • Identify the main causes of injuries in the workplace and why risk management is important

  • Determine a clear understanding of relevant legislation

  • Define the difference between a hazard and a risk and tips for hazard identification

  • Understand basic risk assessment concepts

  • Establish good practice and precise details, when completing a risk assessment report

Target Audience:

This risk assessment training is suitable for anyone who has responsibility for carrying out a risk assessment of their workplace.

Assessment Method:

The demonstration of learning by delegates comes from participating in the exercises. This training course can be adapted to provide delegates familiarity with their organisation’s procedures and forms.  On successful completion of the course, delegates will be issued with a certificate.

Duration

1 or 2 Days

Certification

Following successful completion candidates will be awarded a certificate