The Risk Assessment Awareness course is designed for staff involved in providing health and social care, as well as those requiring a better understanding of risk assessments. It provides useful information on assessing risks to individuals and those providing their care. The course will cover different risk assessment processes and how different situations will require different assessments.
Outline of Programme
- What is a Risk Assessment and why it is important to assess risks?
- Risk assessment process
- Risk assessments associated with the moving and handling of objects or loads.
- Premises and facilities assessments
- Lone workers
- Legislation and requirements
The course is delivered in 2 hours and candidates must demonstrate a willingness to learn through interaction of group activities.