Introduction to Risk Assessments

Course Overview

Aim: The delegate will learn how to complete a simple workplace risk assessment.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this module the delegate can:

  • State the legal requirements for risk assessment
  • Identify the HSE ‘Five Steps to Risk Assessment’
  • Define the hierarchy of risk controls
  • Recommend suitable precautions to eliminate hazards or otherwise control risks that hazards pose in the workplace