Health and Safety Ð Risk Assessments
You are exposed each day to a range of hazards and risks. A risk assessment will help you to focus on the risks that really matter. This course will help you identify the process in identifying hazards and risks and then carry out an appropriate risk assessment.
This course is generic and intended for all staff who work in both the Adult and Children’s workforce. Although this course forms part of an induction programme for new starters, it is also intended for all practitioners who want to improve their knowledge and continue their professional development.
Everyone should be healthy and safe in their workplace, regardless of the nature of their role. An important part of maintaining this health and safety is the assessing of potential risks. By taking this risk assessment course, you’ll learn about the importance of doing them, how to prioritise precautions and the five steps to assessing risks.
You will automatically get a course certificate on course completion – with your name, the CPD hours, the date and learning objectives.
The course contains additional resource materials, useful links and a refresher guide.
Once you’ve completed this course, you’ll have a knowledge of:
- What a risk assessment is
- Why risk assessments should be undertaken
- How to develop a Health and Safety Policy
- How to prioritise your precautions
- The five steps of assessing risk