_Risk Assessments in the Workplace

Risk Assessments


Welcome to the Risk Assessment course.


The aim of this module is to train you in conducting risk assessments. At the end of the course there is an assessment test. The assessment will ask you a list of questions which are all covered in this course, you will need a 90% pass mark in order to successfully complete the course. Your results will be emailed to you at the end of the course.


All answers to the questions are covered in the courses so if you are unsure of any you can stop the test at any time and go back to the course. There is no time limit to the course and once complete you will have access to these training documents from one year.


Risk Assessments – Induction

Length: 5 minutesComplexity: Standard

Induction All employers are required by law to protect their employees, and others, from harm. Under the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999, the minimum the employer must do is: identify what could cause injury or illness in your business (hazards) decide how likely it is that...

Risk Assessment – Performing the risk assessment

Length: 5 minutesComplexity: Standard

Performing the Risk Assessment The important points about Risk Assessments is that the following are identified: The hazards, which mean anything that may cause harm, e.g. a dangerous substance or working at height Who might be harmed and how Evaluate risks, the likelihood that someone could be harmed by these…

Risk Assessments – Addressing the Risk and Recording the findings

Length: 5 minutesComplexity: Standard

Addressing the Risk and Recording the findings Addressing the Risk The law requires a company to go ‘as far as is reasonably practicable’ to keep their employees, and anyone who comes into contact with your business, safe. This means that their response to risk management should take into account time, money and other…

Risk Assessments – The Assessment

Length: 10 minutesComplexity: Standard

The Assessment Congratulations – you have now reached the end of Risk Assessments! The next section is the final assessment, so please now take the time to make sure you are ready. You can go back and review any information now if you wish, before starting the assessment. Please click…