Qualification Title: Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment – Principles & Practice
Duration: Three day
Prerequisite: Level 2 Award in the Principles of Risk Assessment, or equivalent
This qualification provides a thorough understanding of the main categories of accidents and ill health, their socio-economic costs and the benefits of good health and safety management. It is designed for anyone with the responsibility to conduct risk assessments and is particularly useful for managers and supervisors but it will be equally beneficial to individual workers, team leaders, technicians or any other personnel contributing to the risk assessment process.
On successful completion of the qualification, the learner have the ability to:
- Conduct risk assessments (with the necessary technical knowledge in relation to the activities/ environments/issues)
- Organise and implement a risk assessment programme
- Participate in the identification of specific training needs for the activities being assessed
- Assist employers in meeting legal requirements and promote improved standards of health & safety within their organisation.