Risk Assessment – Basic Concepts

Risk Assessment – Basic Concepts

NISO Certificate course

Risk Assessment is a 2-day NISO Certified course.
All employers are legally required to identify workplace hazards and assess and control associated risks to workers and others in the workplace.
Who is it for?
This course is designed as an introduction to Risk Assessment for managers and workers.


  • To equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to carry out risk assessments and implement risk control measures in an office or service environment while under the general direction of a safety specialist.

Course Content

  • Understand risk assessment concepts; Workplace safety and health legislation, risk assessment and control;
  • Workplace hazards and risks to works;
  • Risk assessment based on specific workplace hazards;
  • Risk evaluation-assessing significance;
  • The hierarchy of control.

Additional Information

Delivery: The course includes both theory and practical exercises.
Modular format with informal discussions, a workshop and group work.
Materials: Participants will receive a training pack and e-resource CD.
Tutors: Our instructors are well qualified and experienced: they are health and safety professionals who can teach.
We pride ourselves, since 1988, of training health and safety professionals who contribute everyday to make Irish workplaces safer.

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