Highfield Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment Principles and Practice ***New Course***

Who is this course aimed at?

This course is designed for anyone with a responsibility to conduct Risk Assessments.

Do you need previous experience or qualifications to attend this course?

Candidates should have a basic knowledge of general health and safety matters prior to taking this course.

  • This course runs over 1 day

Course Content

There will be a work-based assignment to be completed after the course. General induction Principles of risk assessment Legislation Risk assessment in practice Summary  


Learning outcomes: State the main causes of injuries and ill health and the need for prevention State the main costs of accidents and ill health Define the terms "accident" and "occupational health and safety" Why the need to report, investigate and prevent near misses/minor Reasons for using a risk assessment and describe it Define the common terms surrounding risk assessment State how to quantify the extent of risks Describes the skills of a risk assessor Look at the various legislation around risk assessments - understand the key elements Putting a risk assessment into practice, after gaining the theoretical knowledge obtained to various working environments          


work based assignment

Car Parking

Available on site


Buffet lunch and Teas / coffees provided.


To make a booking please complete the booking form and return to Emma Codd at emma@hgta.org