QA Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment (RQF)

Principles of Risk Assessment

Health and Safety Training Courses

QA Level 2 Award In
Principles of risk Assessment (RQF)

 £85.00 pp

Upcoming Dates: Virtual Classroom Training

Thursday April 1, 10:00 - 12:30 & 13:30 - 16:00 and Friday April 2, 2021, 10:00 - 12:30 (BST)

* Monday June 1, 10:00 - 12:30 & 13:30 - 16:00 and Tuesday June 2, 2021, 13:30 - 16:00 (BST)

* Monday August 2, 10:00 - 12:30 & 13:30 - 16:00 and Tuesday August 3, 2021, 13:30 - 16:00 (BST)

Upcoming Dates: Face to Face / Classroom Courses

Due to the pandemic, we are currently not running any face to face courses.


Would you like this course as a Face to Face course? We hope to start them up again soon, so contact us and we'll set a date (provisional for now)

  • Face to Face: One day course
  • Virtual Classroom: Spread over 3 sessions of 2½ hr duration
  • Don't run risks with the safety of your people - it will cost you a lot more when things start to go wrong...
  • Risk Assessments are vital for Health and Safety, and vital for the whole process

Course Contents


  • Main causes of Work-related Fatalities, Injuries and ill health
  • Moral, Legal and Economic Reasons for Preventing Accidents and ill health at Work
  • Key Terms associated with Risk Assessments in Health and Safety at Work:
  • - Accident
  • - Near Miss
  • - Accident Triangle
  • - Hazard
  • - Risk
  • - Risk Assessment
  • - Suitable and Sufficient
  • - Competence
  • The Role of Risk Assessments in Accident and ill Health Prevention
  • Legal Requirements for Risk Assessments
  • Importance of Personal hygiene
  • Basic Process for Undertaking a Risk Assessment
  • The Five Steps of a Risk Assessment

Benefits of this course:


  • In 2018/19, a whopping 1.4 million people suffered from a work-related illness
  • 581,000 of those sustained an injury
  • 147 People lost their lives...
  • The estimated cost of injuries and ill health last year was £15 billion
  • 28.2 million working days, or 108,045 working years, were lost due to work-related illnesses and injuries
  • It is an employer's duty to protect the health, safety and welfare of their employees and other people who might be affected by their business. This includes providing sufficient information, instruction and training of employees, so they can work in a way that does not put themselves or others at risk
  • Our QA Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment (RQF) course is ideal for all employees, helping them to create a better understanding of health and safety issues and risk assessments

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Accredited, Ofqual regulated qualification


Qualsafe Awards Registered Centre 0904462

QA Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment (RQF) training course is a nationally recognised, Ofqual regulated qualification accredited by Qualsafe Awards.

This means that you can be rest assured that your Principles of Risk Assessment certificate fulfils the legal requirements and is a very good way to make sure you and your employees are trained appropriately.

The Ofqual Register number for this course is 603/0857/9