Risk Assessment Course

Introduction



Our Risk Assessment course is designed to give those with risk assessment responsibility a sound footing in the process of risk assessment. In it, we introduce delegates to the relevant legal framework and current HSE recommended best practice.

As part of the course, delegates will complete sample risk assessments and participate in group work. In addition, delegates will be introduced to the Approved Code of Practice for the Management of Health and Safety at Work regulations.



Who Should Attend?



Our Risk Assessment course is aimed at anyone with specific responsibility for risk assessments, and will also be beneficial for anyone involved in the risk assessment or risk management process. Typical delegates include supervisors, managers, directors and safety representatives.

Course Content



  • The business case for health and safety including the legal context (with specific reference to the Health and Safety at Work Act and Management of Health and Safety at Work regulations)
  • Risk identification and evaluation
  • Control and risk management (risk control hierarchy and reasonably practicable)
  • Record keeping and communication
  • The risk assessment process - including the HSE "Five Steps to Risk Assessment" and the principles of producing a suitable and sufficient risk assessment

Course Material



Each delegate on the Risk Assessment course will be issued with a workbook to assist them both during and after the course. This workbook will contain information and forms to assist risk assessors.

The course is designed to be interactive, allowing delegates the opportunity to develop their skills with the support of the course tutor.

Course Tutor



Our health and safety trainers are qualified and experienced health and safety professionals with an appropriate background in this topic and in delivering engaging health and safety training.

All consultants hold professional membership of the chartered Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).

Course Duration



The Risk Assessment course is delivered over one day.

Certification



Delegates will be awarded a certificate of attendance upon successful completion of the course.

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This course is primarily delivered in-house at your premises. The course content can be tailored to your specific requirements, taking into account the specific dangers and working practices of your particular company and industry. It can also be combined with one or more other courses to create a truly bespoke training programme for your employees.

For more information please call 0115 984 9940 or send us an online contact form with a description of your training requirements by clicking the button below.

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