Introduction to Risk Assessment
Risk assessment is a systematic method of looking at work activities, and considering the things that could cause significant harm to people, property or the environment.
The most important purpose of risk assessments is to help prevent accidents and ensure the safety of employees and anyone affected by workplace activities.
At the end of this course, candidates will have an understanding of what a risk assessment is and how to complete one.
To achieve this the course will define important terms, provide some basic background information to explain how important risk assessments are and discuss some of the legislation that applies.
It will then go on to provide practical advice on how to identify hazards and analyse risk before finishing off by explaining the responsibilities of both employers and employees with regards to risk assessment.
Who should take the course?
Those who's responsibility it is or are designated to undertake risk assessments in the workplace.
Key Training Points
Online training is flexible, efficient and cost effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time, so they can fit the training in around their work and personal life
Video learning with full audio voice over
Approximate 90 minutes duration dependant on learner progress.
Course can be accessed anywhere even on mobile devices, no time limits, pick up where you left off with full certification upon successful completion of the assessment.
Module 1 - The Basics
Module 2 - Legislation, Regulation and Civil Law
Module 3 - Strategy - Options and Elements
Module 4 - Identifying Hazards
Module 5 - Who Might Be Harmed and Evaluating the Risks
Module 6 - Evaluating Risk – The Practicalities
Module 7 - Recording and Reviewing
Module 8 - Management and Responsibilities
Upon successful completion of the course & assessment you will be able to download your signed certificate that can be used to validate your training & providing proof of training.
The course is also IIRSM approved.
£35 + VAT
If you are a business looking to train your workforce, we offer a number of solutions in relation to ordering multiple licences for your business.
1) Standard accounts where you pay for the number of individual licences you need.
2) Subscription accounts where a monthly fee is agreed over 12 months based on the number of users that require training.
3) We can also provided licences on an invoice basis with a valid purchase order number.