This qualification is designed to be an introduction to the principles of Risk Assessment. It covers why risk
assessments are necessary, the legal requirements relating to risk assessments and simple processes for
carrying out a risk assessment.
It is suitable for learners working in any environment who need to be more risk aware by raising their
knowledge of risk in the workplace and basic things they can do to control it
- Understand the importance of risk assessments
- Understand the principles of controlling risks
- Understand how a risk assessment is undertaken.