Basic Risk Assessment


In the workplace, health and safety regulations are paramount to the well-being of the employees and the employer.

Basic Risk Assessment

Basic Risk Assessment


This course equips learners with the necessary knowledge, skills, tools and confidence to implement and conduct the relevant risk assessments in the workplace. Different terminologies like risk management, hazards, non-conformances and corrective measures are explained and become familiar to the learner.


  • Understand why risk assessments must be undertaken
  • Identify hazards and risks within the workplace
  • Identify specific parties who require risk assessments
  • Prepare how to conduct a continuous risk assessment
  • Conduct a continuous risk assessment
  • Know the relevant documentation required for conducting a continuous risk assessment

Course Prerequisite

Communication at ABET Level 3 & Mathematical at ABET Level 3

Language of Delivery


Delivery Methods

Course is facilitated by a competent subject matter trainer, who utilises a combination of the following techniques to ensure that the session is practical and experiential: Discussion; Role Play; Exercises & Case Studies; Videos/DVD’s; Games, Slide Shows & Written Questions.

Training & Evaluation

Training on a 70% theoretical and 30% practical basis (Incl. Risk Assessment)

Who should attend?

Employees / Employers / Safety Managers / Line Managers / Supervisors / Safety Representatives / Contractors / Anyone with experience and knowledge of the activity


1 Day


  • Comprehensive Manual
  • Lunch & Refreshments (not applicable to on-site training)
  • SAIOSH Accredited (2 CPD credits/points)
  • Electronic Certificate (on successful completion of the course)
  • Electronic Delegate Feedback Questionnaire
  • Certificate – Recognised by the Department of Labour
  • Note: Certificate is valid for a period of 2 years from date of issue

Course outline