“Raises employees’ awareness
of the concept of risk assessment in a work environment”
The CIEH Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment is a new
CIEH qualification designed to help improve the workplace culture
for occupational health and safety.
Its main purpose is to enable learners to understand the basic
principles of risk assessment. This qualification will therefore
give all employees
the ability to contribute to the process and act always to protect
their own health and safety and that of others.
Please note: The CIEH Level 2 Certificate in Risk Assessment Principles
and Practice has become CIEH Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment
Principles and Practice. This Level 3 Award provides supervisors
with the necessary knowledge and skills to carry out risk assessments.
- Main causes of accidents and ill health, and their
implications for people in the workplace
- Legal requirements for risk assessment
- Principles of risk assessment
hazards, risks and control measures
five steps of risk assessment
the hierarchy of control
review and record keeping