Health & Safety Awareness Courses

7.1 Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment Course (2)

Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment Course :

Two Days

Course Overview:
The Hazard Identification & Risk Assessments are the cornerstone of any Health & Safety Management System; this course provides a robust, sensitive and simple method on how to identify hazards, assess risks and consequently how to mitigate them.

Course Outline:

  • Aims and objectives
  • Definitions of Hazard and Risk.
  • Incident and Accident Ratios.
  • Identifying the hazards.
  • Principles and Practice of Risk Assessment.
  • Criteria for a ‘Suitable and Sufficient’ risk assessment.
  • Principles of Controls.
  • Documentation, reporting and the importance of record keeping.
  • Practical on-site risk assessment.

Target Audience:
The course is for all level of Safety Practitioners and line managers / supervisors / team leaders who are responsible to conduct risk assessments on their workplaces.

Competencies Gained and Course Outcome:

  • The ability to conduct risk assessment.
  • The ability of identifying the hazards.
  • The ability of evaluating the risk arising from the hazards.
  • The ability of prioritizing risks.
  • The ability to establish hierarchal mitigation measures in order to minimize the risks to an acceptable level.
  • The ability to record and document the assessments.
  • The ability to prioritize actions.