We are celebrating the news that one of our Health and Social Care partners has been recognised as a Skills for Care Centre of Excellence for e-learning with 15% off their courses. Click to find out more.

Currency Converter


Rates are based on those published by the European Central Bank. Please note that these rates are indicative and may differ from those used to calculate prices on our site. If purchasing in GBP, EUR or USD on our site the rates listed on the product pages will be what is used at checkout.

Risk Assessments - IIRSM and CPD Accredited

£25.00

Price is per online user of this course. Applicable VAT will be added.

This Risk Assessment online course is designed for everyone whether you are an employer, a manager, a supervisor or an operator regardless of the industry or environment that you work in.

The course is also a great introduction to Health and Safety practices for individuals wanting to develop a career within Health and Safety.

See below for further information.

Sold By: Core Learning Services (032)

Description

Course Overview

This IIRSM and CPD Accredited Risk Assessment online course helps learners understand each of the key steps of a risk assessment, including how to identify risks, manage hazards and determine the likelihood of harm, so that they are confident in carrying out a risk assessment in their own premises.

The course is divided into 5 easy to follow interactive modules and includes a multiple choice test at the end:

  • Introduction to Risk Assessment

What is a risk assessment? Why are risk assessments important? Who should carry out a risk assessment? Common causes of workplace injuries.

  • Legal Responsibilities

The Health and Safety at Work Act, the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations, approved codes of practice, employer responsibilities and law enforcement.

  • Identifying the Risks

The steps of a risk assessment, identify the hazards, decide who might be harmed and how, evaluate the risks, the likelihood of risk, the severity of harm and the degree of risk.

  • Reducing the Likelihood of Harm

Decide on precautions, the hierarchy of control measures, engineering controls, administrative controls, PPE (personal protective equipment) and further help.

  • Recording and Reviewing the Results

Record your findings and implement them, download a risk assessment template and review and update.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this online risk assessment course, learners will;

  • Be able to explain the five key steps of risk assessments
  • Understand the types of accidents, injuries and ill health that may occur as a result of failing to manage health and safety.
  • Be able to describe the difference between near misses and accidents
  • Understand the 3 types of risk assessments
  • Be able to identify vulnerable groups of people
  • Explain the legislation associated with risk assessments
  • Feel confident to carry out a suitable and sufficient risk assessment of the workplace
Course Structure

This online course is divided into modules with a short quiz at the end of each to test your knowledge. Once you have progressed through each of the modules you can access the quiz which consists of multiple choice questions based on the material that you have studied. The course also benefits from the following;

  • Stop-Start technology meaning you learn at your convenience
  • All device compliant meaning you can use laptop-tablet-smartphone at anytime
  • Ensures compliance with UK Health and Safety legislation
  • Developed by Health & Safety Professionals
  • Fully accredited by both IIRSM (International Institute of Risk and Safety Management) and CPD.
Course Duration

30 – 45 minutes

IIRSM Approved Training

The IIRSM (International Institute of Risk and Safety Management) is a risk charity providing practical education, training, advice, resources and networking to help people and organisations manage the challenges they face.  IIRSM approved courses are confirmation that the training meets the quality standards expected of IIRSM’s Training Approval Scheme.

A CPD Certified Course

CPD certification means that the course has reached the required Continuing Professional Development (CPD) standards and benchmarks, and the learning values have been scrutinised to ensure integrity and quality by the CPD Certification Service. CPD accreditation is recognised and respected internationally. Certification shows a clear commitment to self-development and professionalism.

Payment Options and Discounts

For purchases of 1 to 9 user enrolments select the number of users you require and add the product to your shopping cart by selecting Add to Cart. You will then be able to make payment using most credit and debit cards or a Paypal account.

For a licence for 10 or more user enrolments, discounts, or if you would like to pay by BACs transfer or by invoice, please contact a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218 or email [email protected].

Purchasing Options for your Organisation

We offer a variety of purchasing options giving you total flexibility in how you purchase online training for your organisation. Let us know your requirements and we’ll advise you on the most cost efficient method of purchasing:

  • User Licence – a licence for a specified user on specified course/s. The user licence consists of a number of enrolments for a user to use on specified courses.
  • Course Licence – a licence for specified course/s for any learner. The course licence consists of a number of enrolments to use on specified course/s for any learner;
  • Bundle Licence – a licence for a specified bundle of courses. The bundle licence consists of a number of enrolments to use on any course for any learner in the bundle;
  • Subscription Licence – a licence for a maximum number of users to access any course in a specified bundle;
  • Site Licence – a licence to install one course, or one or more bundles of courses on your own learning management system. The site licence consists of a number of enrolments to use on any course for any learner in the bundle;

For more information on purchasing options and discounts please phone a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218.

Additional information

Subject

resource-type

online-access-duration

mobile-compatible

Available for immediate enrolment

Yes

level

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Risk Assessments - IIRSM and CPD Accredited”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

FAQs

The employer is required to provide all new employees with training on how to work safely which should include first aid, and fire safety and evacuation ensuring that they know how to work safely and without risks to health. This will include all aspects of the organisations health and safety policy and training on any specific aspects of their job role where their safety or the safety of others may be at risk.

Reference:

http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg345.pdf

All staff require basic health and safety training, as above, however more specific training, e.g. working at height, should be decided upon by assessing the risks of a job and deciding if the risks can be controlled by providing training.

Reference:

http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg345.pdf

The employer and contractor have responsibilities under health and safety law. The employer must ensure that contractors and the self-employed have the required knowledge of health and safety law and the company’s health and safety policy so that they work safely.

Reference:

http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg368.pdf

Keep up to date with what’s happening in the world of education, training and skills. Receive details of offers and newly launched courses, and tips on effective online and blended learning practise by signing up to our monthly newsletter. We guarantee not to sell or pass on your details and you can unsubscribe at any time.