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Risk Assessment Training

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Alexandra Gate Business Centre

2 Alexandra Gate

Ffordd Pengam

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CF24 2SA

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Risk Assessments are crucial to an effective Health and Safety Management System as they form the basis for demonstrating that employers understand the hazards associated with their work activities and the framework for ensuring that suitable and sufficient control measures are put in place.

There is a legal responsibility (under The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999) to assess the risks that exist within the workplace. Anyone carrying out risk assessments should be competent to do so.

Course Details

  • The importance of managing Health and Safety
  • Health and Safety definitions
  • Hierarchy of controls
  • Legal framework
  • Key factors to consider when carrying out a risk assessment
  • Risk assessment methodologies
  • Method Statements

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the day delegates will:

  • Have an understanding of why it is important to manage Health and Safety and the consequences of failing to do so
  • Be able to define key health and safety terminology
  • Be able to identify the most appropriate control measures
  • Have an understanding of the key pieces of UK legislation that require formal risk assessments to be under-taken
  • Understand when a risk assessment must be documented
  • Know who is regarded as being at special risk
  • Understand the principles of sensible risk assessment
  • Understand the main types of hazards that could arise, how and why they pose problems in relation to the Health and Safety
  • Have an awareness of different risk assessment methodologies that exist
  • Understand the HSE’s five steps to risk assessment
  • Be able to carry out and record written risk assessments
  • Be aware of where to find additional help and guidance when carrying out risk assessments in their own workplace in the future
  • Understand what a method statement is, when it may be required and how to prepare one

Who Should Attend

The course is aimed at:

  • Anyone responsible for ensuring that risk assessments are carried out
  • Anyone who will be required to conduct risk assessments

Duration

The course lasts for one day.

Examination

The course will be assessed by a 20 question multi-choice examination. The duration of the examination is 30 minutes.Successful learners must achieve a score of at least 13 out of 20.

All successful candidates will receive the nationally recognised Level 2 Award in Risk Assessments qualification.

Venues

The fees below are based on delegates attending one of our open courses at various venues throughout the UK.

If you have four or more people requiring training, you might find it more cost effective for us to deliver the training in-house.

Contact us on 029 2070 3328 or training@penarth.co.uk for more details.

Fees

The course costs £250 + VAT per delegate and payment is required when booking the course.

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Alexandra Gate Business Centre

2 Alexandra Gate

Ffordd Pengam

Cardiff

CF24 2SA

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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