Risk Assessments in Educational Settings

Written in partnership with Foresight Health and Safety, this risk assessment course can be used by anyone working in education settings with children and young people.

Course description

This course covers what a proportionate risk assessment involves, as well as outlining the legal position and key risk assessment terminology. There is guidance on identifying who is responsible for risk assessments, the risk assessment process and how to undertake it, as well as how to review a risk assessment. The course also provides examples of risk assessments.

    • Why is health and safety such an important topic?
    • Common hazards in an educational environment
    • Legal position
    • Sensible risk management
    • Terminology
    • Who is responsible for undertaking risk assessments?
    • Risk assessment process
    • Examples of hazards and control measures

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  • Fulfil your legal duty of care in the key areas the law and inspection requires
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  • Access powerful management reports so you know who has completed the training
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  • Access additional resources to extend subject knowledge
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Key features and benefits

Price Not for individual sale

Max. Duration 1 hour

Target Audience Education

  • One module with multiple choice questionnaire
  • One CPD credit
  • Optional narration of the course module and questionnaire for accessibility
  • Personalised downloadable certificate
  • 70% pass mark
  • Printable module for future reference

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CPD

What customers say

The great thing with the package is that it is easily accessible and training records can be downloaded onto excel. The governing board complete courses on a termly basis. So far they have covered child protection, online exploitation, prevent and SEND code of practice.

Chris Sargeant

Head teacher, Morchard Bishop Primary School