Introduction to Risk Assessments (approved by the IIRSM)
Risk assessment is a systematic method of looking at work activities, and considering the things that could cause significant harm to people, property or the environment.
The most important purpose of risk assessments is to help prevent accidents and ensure the safety of employees and anyone affected by workplace activities.
At the end of this course, candidates will have an understanding of what a risk assessment is and how to complete one. To achieve this the course will define important terms, provide some basic background information to explain how important risk assessments are and discuss some of the legislation that applies. It will then go on to provide practical advice on how to identify hazards and analyse risk before finishing off by explaining the responsibilities of both employers and employees with regards to risk assessment.
What is the course and what does it include?
The course is an online video based training course approved by the IIRSM with 8 modules:
Each module is explained clearly in plain English through video, and has a short test at the end of each module with a 70% pass rate. The course takes on average 90 minutes.
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WHY ONLINE TRAINING FROM ABTAC?
✓ Try before you buy- trial a module for free
✓ Learn whenever you or your employees want 24/7
✓ Validation on each module to ensure understanding
✓ Video based with a combination of a presenter, animations, and quiz style questions
✓ Business accounts available, allowing multi-by discounts and dashboards to track users
What are the Recommended System Requirements?
- Operating System: Windows XP/7/8, Mac OSX (10.6)
- Browser: Chrome 20+, Firefox 28+, Internet Explorer 9, Safari for Mac 5+
- Video: Up to date video drivers
- Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
- Additional Software: Flash Player 10+
- Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)
What is the average course duration?
The course takes on average 90 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).
What is the cost?
This Introduction to Risk Assessment online training costs £24 per individual candidate. Multi-purchase discounts are available with a Business Account.