Risk Assessment Training

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Address:201 The Waterfront, Stonehouse Business Park, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, GL10 3UT

Duration:1 Day

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" The instructor explained everything perfectly. 10/10. "

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" Very well conducted, easily understandable with good practical experience. 10/10. "

Alan Dick Communications

" An excellent and very helpful course. The visual aids, hand outs and the instructor were all excellent. 10/10. "

Alan Dick Communications

" All the topics covered were very helpful to me and my colleagues. Thank-you for the instruction. 10/10. "

Alan Dick Communications

" Good course and well explained "

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  • Duration:1 Day
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Who

This training course is designed for managers and supervisors who are responsible for the safe running of their workplace. Enabling managers and supervisors to take a more proactive role in managing safety and reducing workplace accidents.

Aims

To enable candidates to conduct a careful examination of what, in their work, could cause harm to people. Candidates will proactively assess whether suitable and sufficient precautions are in place to prevent harm. Successful candidates will demonstrate a good understanding of their organisations duties under health and safety law enabling them to tackle hazards at source and encourage safe actions by the staff under their control.

Outline

Introduction
  • Defining risks and hazards
  • Duties and responsibilities of the employer and employee
  • Putting the risk assessment into practice and maintenance of records
  • Identify hazards in the workplace
  • Decide who might be harmed and how
  • Evaluate the risks and deciding on the precautions
  • Accident reporting, recording and investigation
  • Practical Exercises in Risk Assessment within in the Workplace
  • Review assessment and formulation of conclusions and agree next actions (weighing cost against benefits)
Synopsis of Specific assessments
  • COSHH
  • First Aid provision
  • Welfare arrangements
  • Fire & Emergency
  • Workplace Transport

For further information about Risk Assessment, please click on the following link where you can download a leaflet from HSE on Risk Assessment