Principles of Risk Assessment Level 2 Award (RQF)

Keeping your safety in focus and risk controls current

Who is it for?

This course introduces the practical steps for conducting risk assessments, which works equally well for those new to risk assessments or those requiring a refresher in best practice.

What will I learn?
  • The legal backdrop; risks assessments and compliance with legislation
  • Occupational, environmental and human factors influencing risks in the workplace
  • Practical steps in how to undertake effective and appropriate risk assessments

Course Details

  • Location: Portsmouth
  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Member: £264
  • Non-Member: £311

All fees subject to VAT

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Course Overview
  • Legal requirements for assessments
  • Causes; fatalities, injuries, ill health
  • Moral, legal and economic considerations
  • Key terms;
    • Accident, near miss, accident triangle
    • Hazard, risk, risk assessment
    • Risk control hierarchy
    • Suitable and sufficient, competence
  • Accident and ill health prevention
  • The principles of risk assessment
    • Legal requirements
    • Simple process
  • Occupational, environmental and human factors
  • Methodology to prioritise risks
  • Recording risk assessment and outcomes


On satisfactory completion of the multiple choice question paper, delegates will receive a Level 2 Award (Qualsafe) certificate.

Course Dates
Course commences; 

5 February 2018
7 August 2018

Company Sponsored Option

This course is also available as a company sponsored option which is for your delegates only, this is a flexible solution and can be tailored to reflect your business needs, delivered on a date, time and place to suit you - please contact us.

Group Discounts

Take advantage of these discounts when booking this course;

5% off for 2-3 people
8% off for 4-5 people
12% off for 6 or more people


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