Risk Assessment Level 3


This Qualification Specification is designed to outline all you need to know in order to offer this qualification in your centre. If you have any further questions, please contact your account manager.

Qualification Overview

This qualification is designed for learners with 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.

Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites for this qualification.

However it is advised that learners already hold the Level 2 Award in Health and Safety or the Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment.

Assessment Guidance

This qualification is assessed in two parts:

Part 1: Multiple-choice examination 30 questions lasting 1 hour. Learners must achieve 20 out of 30 in order to pass.

The learner will...

  1. 1. Understand the importance of health and safety in the workplace
  2. 2. Understand the principles involved in risk assessmen
  3. 3. Understand the relationship between hazard and risk as part of an accident and ill health prevention strategy
  4. 4. Apply the hierarchy of controls to control risk to an acceptable level.
  5. 5. Apply knowledge of the risk assessment process in a workplace

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