Risk Assessment Courses - Bristol, Bath, UK

0117 986 2194

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Risk Assessment (1 Day)

Risk assessment is the starting point for effective health and safety risk control programmes for all employers seeking to identify risks and reduce injury or loss potential.

The law requires all employers to conduct adequate and appropriate risk assessments of all work activities and introduce measures to minimise or control those risks. For many employers it is seen as an opportunity to evaluate business risks, eliminate or reduce risks where possible and more importantly seek to reduce losses and insurance costs.

Designed for

All employees having specific responsibilities for other staff or work activities, ideally supervisors, team leaders or managers would benefit from the training.

Objectives

Delegates completing the course will:

  • Understand the concept of Hazard, Risk and Accident.
  • Understand the process and stages of effective Risk Assessments.
  • Be able to conduct suitable risk assessments and make judgements on risk control measures.
  • Be able to rank risks and set priorities.

 

Course Content

What is an Accident?

Accident causation theory
The value of near miss investigation - how to learn from accidents
The use of statistics in the process of risk assessment

Defining Hazard and Risk

The concept of hazard, risk and probability
Cost benefit analysis
Risk perceptions

Risk Assessment

Understanding risk assessment
Classification of risks
Risk recording
Risk assessment - practical exercise

Control Techniques

How to consider the options
Elimination
Substitution
Risk reduction
Training

Specific Requirements

Substances, Display Screen Equipment, Manual Handling, Workplace and Work Equipment

Integration into the Safety Management System

Summary and Close

Note: This course can be tailored to meet your exact needs. For further information or to obtain a quotation contact Line Business Services Ltd on 0117 986 2194

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TESTIMONIALS:

"The course was pitched at a good level, interaction was good and regular breaks were supported by a relaxed approach. Enjoyed the experience!"

Dean Watkins MoD

July 2016

"I found the course super, but the trainer Duncan was outstanding, made the learning easier."

Helen Glover -Atos

September 2016

"I found Duncan's method of training to be valuable, using real life instances to help explain. Helps the information go in."

Andy Cleaver - Atos

September 2016

"Great course, well put together and delivered."

Kyle Mather – Kingswood School, Bath

December 2016

"Duncan was very engaging & kept the group "alive" with his anecdotal humour. Thanks Duncan!"

Guru Ruparel - Apetito

September 2016

"Enjoyed Duncan's approach - discussion & conversations followed by PowerPoint facts etc. He made everyone comfortable & is full of interesting facts & figures. Thank you."

Greg Hender - Apetito

December 2016

"Didn’t match expectations because was far more interesting and fulfilling than I imagined."

Daniel Crane – Places for People, Bristol

June 2015

"A thought provoking course, well-pitched and well delivered."

Tim Andrews – MOD, London

September 2015

"Brilliant training, content & delivery."

Michael Quilligan - Clarks International, Street

June 2015

"The trainer was very knowledgeable & I enjoyed his teaching style. I also felt he is good at building rapport with the group!"

Jemma Plummer - Bath University Sports Training Village, Bath

April 2015

"I really enjoyed the course. Duncan managed to make H & S engaging & interesting! I would definitely recommend course to others. "

Louise Scarterfield - DHI, Bath.

March 2015

"Duncan was an excellent trainer, he somehow made an H & S course reasonably fun."

David Magill - For Farmers, Blandford Forum

March 2015

"Course was provided to high standard. Duncan was v enthusiastic & knows his subject extremely well. Will be in touch regarding future courses."

Simon Fursman – Serious Stages, Wells

March 2015

"Nice sandwiches & coffee!"

Peter Sargent – Tastetech, Bristol

March 2015

"Good use of scenarios to explain certain situations. Peter having vast experience/knowledge definitely benefits content."

Karin Khan – Atos, Winnersh

November 2014

"Diane made this training v interesting & refreshed all our memories re H&S, RA & some of the legislation."

Frances Farley – Your Housing Group, Warrington

October 2014

"Michele is a real credit, really enjoyed the course. Simple & easy to understand."

Jennifer Chadwick – Capita Property, London

April 2014

"There was a lot of info to take in over 3 days but was put across well & not rushed. I feel confident in my knowledge & ability to take this back into the workplace & train out to my team."

Andy Swash – Kerry Ingredients, Bristol

January 2014

"Frank was v knowledgeable & came across clearly."

Mark Sheasby – Ayrshire Metal Products, Daventry

January 2014

"Excellent, thoroughly enjoyable course and helped put much information and knowledge into context. A fun and relaxed atmosphere encouraged interaction with useful examples and background information."

Bill Irvine – Atkins Global, Bristol

June 2015

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