Hazard Identification Risk Assessment

Course Content

This unit standard will be useful for persons who are required to conduct continuous hazard identification and risk assessment within an working place to ensure a healthy and safe environment to work in.

Course Outcome

Specific Outcome 1:

  • Explain the specified requirements pertaining to continuous hazard identification and risk assessment
  • The explanation of the legal requirements in terms of the employer's responsibility to assess and respond to risk is consistent with specified requirements
  • The legal definitions pertaining to hazard identification and risk assessment are explained
  • The explanation of the purpose of each type of hazard identification and risk assessment procedure is consistent with specified requirements
  • The explanation of the importance of identifying, dealing with and reporting hazards in terms of the consequences to occupational health, safety, environment and production is consistent

Specific Outcome 2:

  • Prepare for hazard identification
  • The identification of relevant documents to assist in identifying hazards is according to specified requirements

Specific Outcome 3:

  • Identify hazards and assess risks
  • Hazards are identified and risks are assessed according to specified requirements
  • Identified hazardous conditions are recorded according to specified requirements
  • Interpersonal interaction is positive, consistent with specified requirements and promotes effective teamwork

Specific Outcome 4:

  • Initiate remedial and follow-up action
  • The significant risks that were assessed from hazardous conditions are dealt with according to specified requirements in terms of promptness and order of significance
  • Reports are completed and submitted according to specified requirements
  • Follow-up action is initiated and implemented according to specified requirements

Course Duration

1 Day


What will it cost

R 950