Learn about the five steps to risk assessment and how to apply them at work.
Risk assessment is an important process in which we identify hazards and control risks to protect ourselves and others from danger.
It is a legal requirement to carry out risk assessments within a work environment, to assess the risks to the health and safety of employees and others who might be harmed by work activities.
This Risk Assessment elearning online training course has been developed to provide an introduction to risk assessment. Learners will gain an understanding of when risk assessment are required, the five steps to risk assessment, the difference between hazards and risks, and how to ensure a risk assessment is suitable and sufficient.
At work, completing a risk assessment is a legal requirement under the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations.
This online course helps employers and employees understand the process of carrying out a risk assessment, and the steps that must be taken.
This Risk Assessment online training course contains a variety of text based content, along with image, video, quiz, and other content as necessary to assist your learning.
The Risk Assessment training course has been developed to be easy to understand and simple to navigate.
On completion of the course you will be assessed with a multiple choice test. Once you have passed the assessment you will be able to download your certificate for your records. The certificate is supplied in PDF format.
You can proceed through the Risk Assessment course at your own pace, and repeat the content as many times as you wish until you feel ready for the final assessment.
- 5 Steps to Risk Assessment
By the end of the course you will be able to:
- Explain the importance of risk assessment
- Define hazards and risks
- Calculate risk based on likelihood and severity
- List the 5 steps to risk assessment
This course is suitable for all levels of employees who may be involved in the risk assessment process.
This course will provide you with an introduction to risk assessment.
This risk assessment qualification should be refreshed annually.
How do I access this course?
Once you have completed your order, the course can be found in your account under 'Training'. This is an online course that can be completed by logging into your HASpod account, right from your browser.
How do I get my certificate?
Once you have passed the assessment you will instantly be able to download your certificate for you records. The certificate is supplied in PDF format.
How many attempts do I get at the test?
You get one attempt at the test per order, as once you have completed the course you should be ready for your assessment. You can go through the course lessons as many times as you like until you feel ready to take the test.
How long do I have access to the course?
You have access for up to 30 days, or until you complete the test, whichever occurs first.