Who is the course for?
This eLearning course is aimed at individuals required to work on tasks that are controlled using a risk assessment process, or who are involved in risk-assessing tasks. The course is also suitable for those who need an overview of the process.
Is previous experience required?
You do not need prior knowledge or experience to complete this course as it is aimed at people new to task risk assessment.
How will the course benefit me?
Risk-assessing tasks enables you to put controls in place to reduce the risk and help prevent incidents and injuries. This course introduces task risk assessment and provides an overview of the process.
The knowledge gained in this course will help you understand the need to assess tasks and spot hazards so that they can be prevented. It will identify your responsibilities and allow you to work safely.
How will the course benefit my company?
By being able to contribute to the task risk assessment process, you can help prevent incidents and maintain the safety of the asset, your fellow workers and yourself. Task risk assessment is a key part of creating a safer working environment for everyone.
What standards are referenced in the course?
This course does not refer to specific legislation or standards but is written to current HSE guidelines and industry best practice.
How will I be assessed?
Once you have completed the course, you will be asked a series of questions to check your knowledge and understanding. These are based on the learning objectives for the course and have a pass mark of 80%.