Risk Assessment – BSC Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment

Introduction

The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 require employers to conduct suitable and sufficient risk assessments. The Level 2 Certificate in Risk Assessment provides formal recognition of an individual’s ability to undertake such a risk assessment in line with the Health and Safety Executive’s Five Steps to Risk Assessment.

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Description

Course Objectives 

By the end of the course, delegates will have:

Our training utilises the very latest learning methods, with special emphasis on participative and interactive techniques. Overall, the aim of our training is to share knowledge and practical experience and, through tutor-led sessions, build on that experience so that every participant is able to manage risk assessment effectively and realistically.

The training sets out to develop sound and practical knowledge and understanding for day-to-day application in the workplace and prepares each participant for the Level 2 qualification assessment.

Course Content

  • Reasons for Conducting Risk Assessments
  • Main Legislation Relating to Risk Assessment
  • Techniques for Collecting Evidence
  • Limitations of Techniques for Collecting Evidence
  • Identifying Health and Safety Hazards
  • Identifying Who Might Be at Harm and How
  • Calculating an Appropriate Risk Rating
  • Factors Affecting the Likelihood of Harm
  • Factors Affecting the Severity of Harm
  • Identifying and Evaluating Existing Control Measures
  • Proposing Additional Control Measures
  • Applying the Hierarchy of Controls
  • Revising a Risk Rating
  • Recording the Findings of a Risk Assessment
  • Making Recommendations Based on the Findings
  • Reviewing and Revising a Risk Assessment

Plus accreditation fees if applicable (please contact us for details)

Course Duration: One Day