TQUK LEVEL 2 AWARD IN PRINCIPLES OF RISK ASSESSMENT (RQF) 

This accredited qualification is designed to introduce the principles of risk assessment. It covers why risk assessments are necessary, the legal requirements relating to them and simple processes for carrying them out.

The course aims are to give an understanding of the importance of risk assessment and current applicable legislation, to promote awareness and understanding of what constitutes a hazard, to promote understanding of the 5 steps of carrying out a risk assessment, and to give an understanding of different control measures and how these might be implemented.

 

By the end of this session, candidates will understand the importance of risk assessment and current applicable legislation, understand what constitutes a hazard, understand the hierarchy of controls, and be able to carry out a risk assessment.

The classroom course is 4 hours and has a minimum age requirement of 16.

Occupations that use this course:

  • Health and Safety representatives

  • Employers

  • Managers

Risk Assessment Level 2 - Training for Performing Risk Assessment in the Workplace 

The course aims are to give an understanding of the importance of risk assessment and current applicable legislation, to promote awareness and understanding of what constitutes a hazard, to promote understanding of the 5 steps of carrying out a risk assessment.

It covers why risk assessments are necessary, the legal requirements relating to risk assessments and simple processes for carrying out a risk assessment.  It is suitable for learners working in any environment who need to be more risk aware by raising their knowledge of risk in the workplace and basic things they can do to control it.

Occupations that use this course:

  • Health and Safety representatives

  • Employers

  • Managers

  • Employees to gain knowledge of the importance of risk assessing