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Awards 2022

Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment

Who is this Qualification for?

This qualification has been developed for those who have a responsibility to conduct risk assessments at low-risk premises. It covers the principles of risk assessment, the relationship between hazard and risk and requires learners use the knowledge learned on the course by undertaking a risk assessment. Therefore laying a foundation for further development as a risk assessor.

How long will it take?

This course will take 2 days to complete.


There are no prerequisites for this qualification. However, it is advised that learners have a minimum of Level 2 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent, it is also advised that learners already hold the Level 2Award in Health and Safety or the Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment.

Topics covered

These include the importance of health and safety in the workplace, the principles of risk assessment, the relationship between hazards and applying the hierarchy of control to control risk.

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination and the completion of an internally set and assessed activity.

Why Choose this course?

Once you have completed this Award in Risk Assessment you will hold an internationally recognised Level 3 from Highfield who certify 350,000 learners every year. After completing this qualification you can either lead on to a Highfield Level 4 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace, IOSH Managing Safely, for further learning or a career progression as an Environmental Advisor, Health &Safety Worker, Engineer, Safety Advisor and many more.


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Event Details

  • Date & Time: 31 August 2022 from 9:00 - 1 September 2022 16:00
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  • Venue: Responsive Training Services, Unit A10, Haig Enterprise Park, Whitehaven, Cumbria, CA289AN
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