CIEH Level 2 Award in the Principles of Risk Assessment

Generic and specialised assessments are required by a number of regulations and is the key element of effective Health and Safety management. This health and safety training course is a Level 2 Award which aims to provide the skills and knowledge to allow delegates to achieve competency in the assessment of risk and associated processes.

Who is this course aimed at?
  • Managers
  • Health and Safety representatives
  • Staff with responsibility for assessing risk
Course Objectives/Key Benefits

On completion, delegates will be able to:

  • Explain the purpose of assessing risk
  • Confirm the stages of the assessment process
  • Explain the hierarchy of control
  • Describe the reviewing & record keeping of assessing risks
Course Content

CIEH Level 2 Award in the Principles of Risk Assessment

  • What is risk assessment?
  • Legal Standards
  • The assessment process
  • Carrying out assessment and the assessment of risks in the workplace
  • The hierarchy of control review & record keeping

Training method:

  • Lecture and workshop
  • Multiple choice test leading to the award

Course outcome/qualification:

CIEH Chartered Institute of Environmental Health Level 2 Award in the Principles of Risk Assessment

Pre-requisite Knowledge/Qualifications

None required.

Recommended Follow-up Courses

IOSH Managing Safely

CIEH Level 2 Award in the Principles of Risk Assessment
LevelLevel 2
DurationOne-day course
CampusColchester Institute
Start DatePlease contact us for dates.
PricePrice per delegate: £190 + VAT | Company Course: Price on Application


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