H&S: Risk Management
Appropriate hazard identification and risk assessment is essential to maintaining a safe workplace. In this course, you will learn how to recognise hazards, the practical implications of hazards, and learn the risk control strategies.
What is health and safety? – Legal obligations of employers and employees – Hazard identification in the workplace – Risk assessment – The health and safety risk management process – The Hierarchy of Risk Controls – Implementing control measures.
After completing this course, participants should be able to:
- Describe the legislative requirements for workplace health and safety
- Describe the importance of hazard identification and risk assessment
- Identify some common hazards in the workplace
- Outline how to implement control strategies
Who is this course appropriate for:
This course is appropriate for Managers, RNs and care staff working in a residential care facility.
Up to eight (8) hours can be earned completing this course.
You can earn one (1) Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour by completing the video and assessment questions. If you wish to extend your learning and earn up to an additional seven (7) CPD hours, you may download the extension exercise which is attached to this course.
View the trailer below to preview the course: