Evaluating Health and Safety Risks

  • Course Duration: 1 day


This 1-day course provides participants with a systematic approach for identifying health and safety hazards and assessing and evaluating the associated risks. This is fundamental to planning effective controls required by ISO 45001.

Who should attend

  • Health and Safety System Managers who wish to establish practicable and effective procedures for assessing health and safety risks.
  • Individuals who will be required to assess health and safety risks.
  • Risk Managers who wish to include health and safety risk within their organisation’s overall strategy for managing risk.
  • Auditors of Health and Safety Management Systems who wish to have a clear understanding of good practice for assessing and managing health and safety risks.


  • Participants will understand and apply sound methods for assessing health and safety risks by area and by activities.
  • Sponsor organisations will acquire a core of people able to identify health and safety hazards and contribute towards development of measures that prevent ill health and accidents in the work place.

Key Topics

  • Legal and other requirements for managing risk
  • ISO 45001 requirements for assessing risk
  • Identifying health and safety hazards
  • Evaluating health and safety risk
  • Practical methods for evaluating health and safety risks and their relative merits
  • Strategies for managing health and safety risks
  • Planning and implementing controls that reduce risk


This 1-day course comprises a series of interactive tutorials and exercises. Each participant will receive a course manual and, following successful completion, a certificate.

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