Who should attend the course?
This course is essential for those who are asked to write or update risk assessments. Also for those who need to be able to check on whether safe systems of work and risk assessments provided by others are suitable.
It is a must for any employer, manager, or supervisor who is involved with developing safe ways of working or looking after the documentation associated with safety.
What will they get out of it?
The course provides a solid overview of the process of risk assessment. Delegates can expect to leave with understanding and confidence in their new found risk assessment skills. The day will be interactive, interesting and engaging. It will involve a lot of workshop-based activities to ensure delegates feel comfortable with the concepts and terminology of risk assessment and risk management.
- The legal requirements for risk assessment and the responsibilities of those who write them
- Essential concepts – hazard and risk
- Understanding likelihood and severity
- Methods of reducing risk
- The hierarchy of controls
- Recording and communicating your risk assessment
- Reviewing and updating your risk assessment
Assessing Learning Outcomes
At the end of the course each delegate will be asked to produce a suitable and sufficient risk assessment for a task relevant to them. The tutor will also undertake a written or verbal assessment if needed.
How to find us
From M25- exit at J12 (M3), follow M3 South until is splits into M27 East/ West and follow the M27 Westbound until Junction 3. Turn left at the roundabout and join the M271. At the end of the road, take the 1st exit on the roundabout to join the A33 Millbrook Road West. Move into the middle lane and continue over Redbridge Flyover. Once over, move into the inside lane. You will continue through a set of crossroads with traffic lights. After approx. 300 yards you will see a slip road for the Solent Business Centre, directly after the TA. Turn into this road, and carry along, past Sparshatts until you reach a blue building. The car park is through gates on your left at the side of the blue building.