Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment

Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment course is delivered in one day and provides delegates with a solid understanding of the risk assessment process, in addition to the skills required to undertake a suitable and sufficient risk assessment. Attendee will gain:
  • · Compliance with the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations.
  • · Essential knowledge of the risk assessment process.
  • · One day’s practical training.
  • · Understand the importance of risk assessments.
  • · Understand the principles of controlling risks.
  • · Understand how a risk assessment is undertaken.

Who is it for:

An accredited qualification for anyone with responsibility for the health and safety of others. The qualification is ideal for supervisors, team leaders, department heads and junior managers, providing them with the practical knowledge and understanding necessary to their role in promoting health and safety in the workplace. On completion of the course, delegates will be able to:

  • · Understand the importance of risk assessments.
  • · Understand the principles of controlling risks.
  • . Understand how a risk assessment is undertaken.

Contents:

The qualification covers the following elements:

  • · What is risk assessment?
  • · Why carry out risk assessments?
  • · Legal requirements.
  • · Key terms.
  • · The risk assessment process.
  • · Factors affecting the level of risk.
  • · Evaluating risks.
  • · Applying the hierarchy of controls.