This Risk Assessment training course is designed to help businesses comply with the Management of Health and Safety Regulations 1999 by explaining how to complete a suitable and sufficient workplace risk assessment. Risk assessments are a legal requirement for all types of workplaces.

The course helps you to understand each of the key steps of a risk assessment, including how to identify risks, manage hazards and determine the likelihood of harm, so that you are confident in carrying out a risk assessment in your own premises.

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Risk Assessments

£15.00

This Risk Assessment training course is designed to help businesses comply with the Management of Health and Safety Regulations 1999 by explaining how to complete a suitable and sufficient workplace risk assessment. Risk assessments are a legal requirement for all types of workplaces.

The course helps you to understand each of the key steps of a risk assessment, including how to identify risks, manage hazards and determine the likelihood of harm, so that you are confident in carrying out a risk assessment in your own premises.


Course Content

MODULE DESCRIPTION
1 Introduction to Risk Assessment Why are risk assessments important, what is a risk assessment, reasonably practicable, the general principles of prevention, further key definitions, who should carry out a risk assessment, recording risk assessments.
2 Legal Responsibilities The Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974, the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999, further regulations, guidance on legal requirements, legal enforcement.
3 Carrying Out Effective Risk Assessments Hazard and risk, step one: identify the hazards, step two: decide who might be harmed and how, step three: evaluate the risks, step four: record the significant findings.
4 The Hierarchy of Control The hierarchy of control, avoiding risks, safe systems of work, individual protection, giving appropriate instructions to employees.
5 Regularly Reviewing Risk Assessments The importance of regular risk assessment reviews, step five: review and update the risk assessment, the review process, informing employees and contractors.
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Certification

This course is accredited by CPD.