This accredited qualification is designed to introduce the principles of risk assessment.
It is suitable for learners working in any environment who need to be more risk aware by raising their knowledge of risk in the workplace and basic steps they can take to control it. It covers why risk assessments are necessary, the legal requirements relating to them and simple processes for carrying them out.
This qualification is designed to be an introduction to the principles of risk assessment.
This qualification is achieved by taking a one day classroom based course. It is assessed by a multiple-choice examination, where the candidates must answer atleast 9 out of 15 questions correctly. The examination will take a maximum of 30 minutes to complete.
Open courses are inclusive of tuition, examination fees and a course handbook. Free follow up support will also be available from your tutor.
10th September 2021
Group bookings for 6 or more are available on demand either at our centre or at your premises. Please contact us for a quote.
The objective of the qualification is to support a role in the workplace as a risk assessor. This qualification is designed for learners with a responsibility to conduct risk assessments at low risk premises. It covers the principles of risk assessment, the relationship between hazard and risk and requires learners use the knowledge learned on the course by undertaking a risk assessment. Therefore, laying a foundation for further development as a risk assessor.
How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?
This qualification has a total qualification time of 20 hours and guided learning of 20 hours.
How is the qualification assessed?
This qualification is assessed in two parts:
Part 1: Multiple-choice question (MCQ) examination containing 30 questions that must be completed within 60 minutes.
Part 2: Risk assessment
Learners are expected to undertake a risk assessment, which will be internally set and assessed by us and externally moderated by Highfield.
Learners successfully completing this qualification may wish to progress onto further qualifications, such as:
This course is only available for group bookings of 4 or more either at our Sywell centre or at your premises. Please contact us for a quote.