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HABC Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment (QCF)

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HABC Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment (QCF)

This accredited qualification is designed to introduce the principles of risk assessment. It covers why risk assessments are necessary, the legal requirements relating to them and simple processes for carrying them out.

It is suitable for learners working in any environment who need to be more risk aware by raising their knowledge of risk in the workplace and basic steps they can take to control it.

Risk Assessment is a trainer led course that is delivered over a full day. The course aims are to give an understanding of the importance of risk assessment and current applicable legislation, to promote awareness and understanding of what constitutes a hazard, to promote understanding of the 5 steps of carrying out a risk assessment, and to give an understanding of different control measures and how these might be implemented. By the end of this session, candidates will understand the importance of risk assessment and current applicable legislation, understand what constitutes a hazard, understand the hierarchy of controls, and be able to carry out a risk assessment.

This qualification is designed to be an introduction to the principles of Risk Assessment. It covers why risk assessments are necessary, the legal requirements relating to risk assessments and simple processes for carrying out a risk assessment. It is suitable for learners working in any environment who need to be more risk aware by raising their knowledge of risk in the workplace and basic things they can do to control it.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

This course gives learners the opportunity to gain a formally recognised regulated qualification. If you require funding, a regulated qualification is often required. Phone us and we can advise if needed. If you choose our course leading to a regulated qualification, there are additional assessment criteria to be undertaken with an instructor and a small extra certification charge.

Regulated Qualification Details
Course Title: HABC Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment (QCF)
QAN: 600/5826/2
Level: 2
Credit Value: 2
GLH: 18
The Register of Regulated Qualifications
Funding Information

This course comes with 4.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this.

Occupations that can use this course:

  • Health and Safety representatives
  • Employers
  • Managers
  • Employees to gain knowledge of the importance of risk assessing

Curriculum:

  • What is a risk assessment
  • Why do we need them
  • Accident reduction
  • What is a hazard
  • Lone worker risk assessing
  • How to risk assess
  • 5 stages of risk assessing
  • Manual Handling risk assessing
  • COSHH risk assessing
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Ensuring Risks Stay Controlled 
  • Emergency procedures    

Qualification Certificate:

Sample HABC Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment (QCF) Classroom Certificate