A correctly implemented and maintained programme of risk assessments can significantly reduce the risk of serious injury, ill health and damage to property. Employers also have specific legal duties for risk assessment under The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999. This two day course is aimed anyone carrying out a risk assessment. Candidates on this course will gain knowledge in the five steps required to conduct a suitable and sufficient risk assessment.
The assessment method for this qualification is a work-based assignment on the candidate's workplace environment. The candidate must carry out suitable and sufficient risk assessment and produce a report on his/her methods and findings.