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C.I.E.H.: Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment Principles and Practice

Employers and the self employed have a legal duty to assess health and safety risks.

The Risk Assessment: Principles and Practice programme is designed for anyone with a responsibility to conduct risk assessments. It is particularly useful for managers and supervisors but it will be equally beneficial to individual workers, team leaders, technicians, engineers or any other personnel contributing to the risk assessment process.

A new Level 2 Risk Assessment course is now available for people requiring a less in depth course on Risk assessment for further information

Who should attend?

Supervisors or managers responsible for conducting risk assessments

Course Content:

The qualification covers the following topics:

  • Legislation
  • Principles of risk assessment
  • Prioritising risk
  • Documentation
  • Monitoring controls
  • Risk assessment in practice
Course Duration:

One day

Candidates must be prepared to undertake assignments in their own time, which will form part of the course assessment.

Assessment Method:

Workplace project which requires the candidate to complete a risk assessment of a chosen area / process, and document it in report format plus a self evaluation

Entry Requirements:

Candidates should have completed the Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace or C.I.E.H. Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment or similar

Delivery Method:

By use of up to date videos, handouts and group work etc in an informal setting, either on your premises or in our training room. Each student receives a comprehensive course folder, a copy of the recommended text book and our unique Revision CD.

Ofqual Accredited:

Yes - 500/1436/5


C.I.E.H. Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment Principles and Practice


Details are available on application. They include the fee payable to the awarding body to cover course registration and examination fee.

How do you book this course?

This course can either be run in-house, contact us for further details or as a public course. See Courses Dates for upcoming courses.

Suggested progression on completion:

C.I.E.H. Level 4 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

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