Risk Assessment Level 2
Who needs this qualification?
Anyone in a work environment as it raises learners’ awareness of the concept of risk assessment.
Why is this training important?
This CIEH Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment was created in response to industry requirements for all employees to be risk aware. Although not all employees will be expected to undertake risk assessments themselves, they may be asked to contribute to the process and will be expected to act to protect their own health and safety and that of others.
· Ability to contribute both to the maintenance of a safe work environment and to the process of formal risk assessment
· Understand the legal requirements for risk assessment
· Understand the principles of risk assessment including hazards, risks and control measures, the five steps of risk assessment, the hierarchy of control, risk assessment review and record keeping
Duration – 6 hours
Accreditation – Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance Ltd
Assessment – Multiple choice examination
Prerequisite – Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace
Suggested progression – Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment