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Objectives The management of health and safety at work regulations 1999 require employers to conduct suitable and sufficient risk assessments. The level 2 certificate in risk assessment provides formal recognition of an individual?s ability to undertake such a risk assessment in line with the health and safety executive?s five steps to risk assessment. Accredited by the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA) at level 2 within the national framework. Contents ? Reasons for conducting risk assessments ? Main legislation relating to risk assessments ? Techniques for collecting evidence ? Limitations of techniques for collecting evidence ? Identifying health and safety hazards ? Identifying who might be harmed and how ? Factors affecting the severity of harm ? Identifying and evaluating existing control measures ? Proposing additional control measures ? Applying the hierarchy of control ? Revising a risk rating ? Recording the findings of a risk assessment ? Making recommendations based on the findings ? Reviewing the risk assessment This course contains a number of exercises to be completed by the delegates assisting them to assimilate the information given during the training session. The course is assessed by candidates completing the British Safety Council online testing procedure; this incurs a fee of ?30-00 plus VAT payable by the client at the time of booking the assessment (optional). Course Duration 1day

Objectives The management of health and safety at work regulations 1999 require employers to conduct suitable and sufficient risk assessments. The level 2 certificate in risk assessment provides formal recognition of an individual?s ability to undertake such a risk assessment in line with the health and safety executive?s five steps to risk assessment. Accredited by the Qualifications and...

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