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QNUK - Level 3 Award in Workplace Risk Assessment course syllabus.

Course Description

Is the Level 3 Award in Workplace Risk Assessment course accredited by an official body?

Yes, this course is Accredited and certified by  :  Qualifications Network (QNUK). This means that all training providers advertising their courses on this site must be an approved centre.
In most cases the awarding body (QNUK) will audit the centre to ensure the correct standard of teaching.
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What is the QNUK - Level 3 Award in Workplace Risk Assessment course?

Category: Risk-Assessment
Level: Beginner

The QNUK Level 3 Award in Workplace Risk Assessment (RQF) qualification is aimed at those looking to undertake a workplace risk assessment.

This is a qualification that indicates an individual can undertake a specific role in the workplace and that may be relied upon by employers.

This qualification comprises a single unit.

Guided learning hours (GLH) = 12

Total Qualification Time (TQT) = 20

Who is the QNUK - Level 3 Award in Workplace Risk Assessment course designed for?

The QNUK Level 3 Award in Workplace Risk Assessment (RQF) qualification is those looking to develop the knowledge and skills to be able to undertake suitable and sufficient workplace risk assessments.

Candidates will be assessed on completing a workplace risk assessment and reporting on their findings.

What subjects does the QNUK - Level 3 Award in Workplace Risk Assessment course cover?

Learning outcome Assessment Criterion

Understand the hazards and risks associated with fire in the workplace

State the main causes of workplace fatalities, injuries and ill health.

List the main costs of work-related accidents and ill health to employers, employees and the wider society.

Outline the duties and responsibilities of employers, employees and others with respect to workplace health and safety.

Outline how workplace health and safety legislation is enforced and the penalties for non-compliance.

Describe the provisions for risk assessment contained in key legislation.

Know how to use a range of fire controls

Describe what is meant by the term ‘risk assessment’.

Outline the necessary competencies of a risk assessor.

State sources of advice and information that can support the undertaking of a workplace risk assessments.

Describe the stages involved in a typical risk assessment.

Outline the requirements for recording, monitoring, reviewing and revising workplace risk assessments.

Complete a risk assessment of a work environment

Identify hazards in a work environment

Identify those that may be harmed by workplace hazards and how this harm may occur

Evaluate the level of risk created by workplace hazards

Suggest appropriate controls to reduce the risk of hazards in a workplace to an acceptable level

Record the findings of a risk assessment of a workplace.

Complete a risk assessment report

Produce a report outlining hazards and controls identified within a risk assessment

Justify the reasons for implementing recommended control measures.

How is the QNUK - Level 3 Award in Workplace Risk Assessment course assessed?

This qualification is assessed by learners completing a multiple choice question paper and completing a risk assessment supported by a report on the findings and recommendations.

Learners must achieve a minimum of 70% to pass.

This qualification is available to those over 16 years. Candidates should be at least a level 2 numeracy and literacy or equivalent.

What certificate do I get for passing the QNUK - Level 3 Award in Workplace Risk Assessment course?
QNUK - Level 3 Award in Workplace Risk Assessment (RQF)
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