Introduction to Risk Assessment

£22.00

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.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

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.

OBJECTIVES

This 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.

SYLLABUS/MODULES

Each module is rounded off with several multiple-choice questions, candidates are required to get 70% on these tests to pass the course. They have the opportunity to review all the answers at the end of each module before final submission and will be given 3 attempts to achieve the required result.

 

  • The Basics
  • Legislation, Regulation and Civil Law
  • Strategy – Options and Elements
  • Identifying Hazards
  • Who Might Be Harmed and Evaluating the Risks
  • Evaluating Risk – The Practicalities
  • Recording and Reviewing
  • Management and Responsibilities

CPD Units: 3

Approved By IIRSM & CPD

90 Minutes*

*The course duration is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions

Qualification

As you work through each of the modules listed above, you will be tested with multiple choice questions. This will determine if you have absorbed and retained the information you have learned.

It is a requirement of the course to achieve an overall 70% score. You have three free attempts to complete the course.

You will received a certificate after completion. This is a digital PDF only, example shown. 

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