Health and Safety
Training Course Outline

Level 2 and 3 Award in Risk Assessment Principles and Practice

Enables supervisors and managers to carry out risk assessments

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Employers and the self employed have a legal duty to assess health and safety risks. Anyone carrying out a risk assessment needs to have the necessary knowledge and skills.

This qualification ensures that supervisors and managers have the necessary depth of understanding to enable them to carry out risk assessments.

Course outline

The topics covered are:



7 hours. The total guided learning time is 20 hours (estimated time candidates may take to complete both the taught element of the programme and the assignment).

Entry requirements


Assessment method

Assignment and self-evaluation

Awarding body

Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH)

QCA Accreditation


Suggested progression on completion


This programme can be delivered at a venue of your choice, anywhere in the UK. To book or for more information, please call PEHPS on 0845 299 0711 or 0191 442 1562.


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