This qualification is designed to be an introduction to the principles of Risk Assessment. It covers why risk assessments are necessary, the legal requirements relating to risk assessments and simple processes for carrying out a risk assessment.
It is suitable for learners working in any environment who need to be more risk aware by raising their knowledge of risk in the workplace and basic things they can do to control it.
The HABC Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment has been accredited by the regulators of England and (Ofqual and the Welsh Government) and is part of the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF).
It is supported by Proskills, the Sector Skills Council for the process and manufacturing sector.
Learning Aim Reference: 60058262
Guided learning hours (GLH): 6
Credit Value: 1
Assessment Method: Multiple-choice examination