Course Aim:

This course aims to provide delegates with the knowledge to carry out hazard identification/risk assessment in company.


1 Day.

Target Group:

It is aimed at Supervisory/Management personnel with a responsibility for Health & Safety issues.

Course Content:

  • Legal Requirements – employer responsibility and definition of risk assessment- importance of risk assessment
    • Identification of hazards – definition of hazards associated with an activity/process and breakdown of activities into component parts
    • Risk evaluation – assessing severity, judging frequency, rating methods, determining action
    • Control measures/Hierarchy of control
    • Recording and reviewing findings- make recommendations


Course Benefits:

  • Conformance to the Health & Safety at Work Regulations (1999)
    • Reduced risk of accidents and incidents
    • Reduction in company costs due to reduction in incident related costs
    • A nationally recognised transferable qualification