Introduction to Risk Assessment

Course Overview

Risk assessment is the method used to identify what could cause harm in the workplace and determine suitable measures to control the risk.

This course is designed for those who undertake or contribute to the risk assessment process. Delegates will learn about the importance of risk assessment and applicable legislation.  It will provide guidance on how to complete a suitable and sufficient risk assessment in the workplace, thereby ensuring everyone is safe, while at the same time meeting legal requirements.

Course details

Duration
1.0 days
Capacity
12 people
Price
Course Location
Ratcliffe-on-Soar (Nottingham)
Next available course date
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Course Content

The course will provide guidance on how to complete a suitable and sufficient risk assessment in the workplace, including the following content:

  • Why assess?
  • Identification of common hazards
  • Risks – evaluation and mitigation
  • What is a ‘Suitable and Sufficient’ risk assessment?
  • Risk assessor skills
  • The steps of the risk assessment process
  • Requirement for special risk assessments

The course is interactive and utilises various examples, case studies and exercises to aid the learning process

It is also possible to deliver the course as a 1.5 day tailored on-site practical session where attendees will complete a risk assessment in their own working environment to help aid the learning process.

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Course Area
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