Risk assessments are required by law to identify and control significant risks in the workplace. Employers must carry out risk assessments and take reasonably practicable precautions to protect their employees from harm. Carrying out risk assessments is one of the most important steps in improving a health and safety culture.
As part of managing the health and safety of your business you must control the risks in your workplace. To do this you need to think about what might cause harm to people and decide whether you are doing enough to prevent that. This process is known as a risk assessment and it is something you are required by law to carry out. Read more at hse.gov.uk
This activity based training will give managers, supervisors and staff the tools and knowledge on how to carry out a risk assessment in their workplace. They may then become ‘champions’ to their colleagues, so that more staff are aware of significant and relevant risks in their workplace.
Training will be tailored to your specific business environment and risks, giving staff live and actual information.
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- Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
- Defining hazards and risks
- Purpose of risk assessments
- 5 steps to risk assessments
- Control measure/safe systems of work
- Avoiding accidents
- Benefits of assessing risk
Certificates of training and the Risk Assessment handbook will be issued on completion of the course.
Course Length – 3 hours plus one break
Cost – £350.00 for up to 12 people
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