Construction Risk Assessment Training

Course Name: Introduction To Risk Assessment In Construction

This course provides construction workers with an understanding of how to conduct risk assessments on construction sites. The construction sector traditionally has had a poor health and safety record. Ensuring adequate risk assessments are being implemented is essential to controlling hazards, protecting lives and complying with the law. The course examines what risk assessments are, gives an overview of the hierarchy of risk controls and looks at common hazards encountered in this sector.

The Course Includes:

Comprehensive yet concise explanation

Certificate on completion

Simple login & user access

The latest industry best practice

Learning Outcomes:

Define key terms in relation to risk assessment in construction

Learn how to apply risk assessment to the stages of a construction project

Understand how to apply risk matrixes

Gain awareness of common construction hazards

Learn how to apply the hierarchy of risk controls

Identify health and safety principles in construction

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Introduction to Risk Assessment in Construction

£25.00 +VAT

Courses Price per Course
1 - 14 £25.00
15 - 24 £22.00
25 - 34 £20.00
35 - 44 £18.00
45 - 59 £15.00
60 - 69 £14.00
70 - 89 £12.00
90 - 99 £10.00
100 - 200 £9.50

About Construction Risk Assessment Training

The construction industry accounted for around 36% of all workplace fatalities in the UK in the most recent year that data was available. This was double the next highest sector. There are also tens of thousands of serious accidents and many more cases of ill health due to construction work each year.

Organisations operating in construction have a moral, legal and financial duty to assess the hazards inherent in their operations and protect employees and others. Employers must ensure all employees understand the measures used to protect them, including the risk assessment process. This construction risk assessment course supports meeting these obligations.

Why Is Construction Risk Assessment Important?

Using the risk assessment process and applying the hierarchy of controls to construction sites is fundamental to preventing accidents and ill health from occurring. Managers, health and safety officers, and front-line employees need to understand this tool and use it if we are to improve performance in the sector.

Each year many construction site workers are seriously injured or killed each year due to their work. Many more suffer from work-related ill-health, such as asbestosis, dermatitis and musculoskeletal disorders.

Employers also have clear legal duties to conduct risk assessments. Employees must be provided adequate information, instruction and training to understand the measures in place to protect them.

Course Outline

Single Module

30+ minutes

This course contains the following sections:

  • Risk Assessment Process In Construction
  • Risk Assessment Definitions
  • Risk Assessment Process
  • Construction Hazards
  • Risk Control Principles

Why Choose Construction Risk Assessment with Human Focus?

Study any time & in bite-size sessions

Less costly than a classroom training

Discounts on volume purchases

Excellent trainee support

Helps ensure responsible persons have an understanding of this vital process

Demonstrates compliance with relevant legislation

Helps to reduce injuries, accidents and costs due to incidents

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Construction Risk Assessment Training Certification

construction risk assessment course certificate

End of Course Assessment

At the end of the course, users must complete an end of course assessment before earning their certification.

The end of course test is:

  • 100% online
  • Multiple choice

A score of 80% is required to pass the test.

Approved Certification

The downloadable printable certificate approved by IIRSM will be issued instantly on course completion.

What does my certificate include?

The construction risk assessment certificate includes Trainee’s name, Company name, Course name, Date of completion, Expiry date and name of the approval body.

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