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This QA Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment (RQF) qualification is for anyone in a work environment. While employees might not undertake risk assessments themselves they may be asked to contribute to the process and will be expected to behave in a way that protects both the health and safety of themselves and others at all times. This qualification will make them more risk-aware and improve their understanding of risk assessments.
During this 1 day course, Learners will gain a basic introduction into the principles of risk assessment. Topics covered include: main causes of work-related fatalities, basic processes for undertaking a risk assessment, key terms associated with risk assessments, methods that can be used to prioritise risks and more. See below for a more detailed overview of the topics covered.
The aim of this qualification is to develop learner’s knowledge of the risk assessment process.
The course will develop learner’s understanding of:
Learners must be at least 14 years old on the first day of the training. There are no other formal entry requirements but to benefit from the learning we advise that Learners have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent.
In order to ensure the interaction between the learners and the tutor is spread evenly and effectively, and to ensure the courses are fully delivered in accordance with the Scheme rules, the maximum number of learners allowed on a course is sixteen.
1 x 30 Multiple Choice Question Paper (theory assessment) and continuous formative assessment conducted throughout the course.
Successful Learners will receive a QA Level 2 Award Principles of Risk Assessment (RQF) certificate.
Benefits of Risk Assessment Training
By the end of the course you will performing your own risk assessments with confidence meaning you will leave with the ability to carry out your own risk assessments at your workplace without assistance.
By attending the risk assessment course, you will be in a position to protect your staff and your business, as well as complying with the law.