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Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment
Course Overview

This course is designed to enable learners to understand the basic principles of risk assessment.

Course Content
  • Main causes of accidents and ill health, and their implications for people in the workplace
  • Legal requirements for risk assessment
  • Principles of risk assessment including: hazards, risks and control measures, the five steps of risk assessment, the hierarchy of control, risk assessment review and record keeping
Entry Requirements



The examination for this qualification is externally set and marked. The examination is in a multiple choice question format.

What does this course lead to?

Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment Principles and Practice.

Equipment Required

Provided. There are no fee concessions on this full cost course and all fees must be paid in advance.

How to Apply

michael.dillon@bcot.ac.uk Tel 01256 306608