HABC Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment

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About the HABC Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment

This market-leading risk assessment qualification provides learners with an understanding of the responsibilities of employers. Learners will explore:

  • the main causes and costs associated with work-related fatalities, injuries and ill-health
  • the role of risk assessment in the prevention of accidents and ill-health
  • the requirements of a risk assessment
  • a process for undertaking a risk assessment
  • and a method to evaluate risk.

Who is this Course For?

This course is ideal for learners working in any environment who need to be more risk-aware, by raising their knowledge of risks in the workplace and basic things they can do to control them.

What Does This Course Cover?

  • Main causes of work-related fatalities, injuries and ill-health
  • Moral, legal and financial reasons for preventing accidents and ill health at work
  • Role of risk assessment in accident and ill-health prevention
  • Legal requirements for risk assessment
  • Describe a simple process for undertaking a risk assessment
  • Methods that can be used to prioritise risks
  • Process of undertaking a risk assessment
  • Requirements for providing information about, and records on, the results of a risk assessment
  • The relevancy of a risk matrix

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course delegates will be able to:

  • Provide examples of occupational, environmental and human factors that can affect the level of risk from hazards at work
  • Carry out a suitable and sufficient risk assessment to satisfy legal requirements
  • Define key terms associated with risk assessment in the context of health and safety at work including:
    • Accidents
    • Incident / near miss
    • Accident triangle
    • Hazard
    • Risk
    • Risk assessment
    • Risk control hierarchy
    • Suitable and sufficient
    • Competence

How is this Course Assessed?

Using the skills developed during the risk assessment course, delegates will participate in a mock risk assessment related to a given case study. Mock risk assessments will be peer-reviewed and assessed by the tutor on the day allowing delegates to receive instant feedback on the skills they have developed.

How long is this Risk Assessment course?

The HABC Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment is a one day course.

Why Choose TSW Training for your Courses?

TSW Training is a leading Health and Safety, Environmental, Leadership and Management training provider working with PLCs and SME clients across the UK.

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Work with TSW Training and you have access to our closely curated team of quality-assured experts, consultants, and trainers.

In-House Delivery Exclusively For Your Ogranisation

This course can be delivered exclusively for your organisation, in any location or virtually through Microsoft Teams or Zoom. Read more on our in-house training services.

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