Risk Assessment, Safe Systems and Permits

Workplace Safety Solutions | Safety Coaching

Workforce involvement in elements of the management system are essential to building a sustainable safety culture. This Interactive course contains a practical element, where local site conditions permit.

  • Basic legislation and general provisions of risk assessment – through interactive game
  • Understand the definitions of terms commonly used in the risk management process
  • Recognise common workplace hazards and gain an appreciation of hazard categories
  • Effect of safety attitude and personal behaviour may have on risk levels and the potential to be harmed
  • HSE 5 steps to risk assessment
  • Understand and be able to apply basic principles of ERICP to risk management
  • How to complete a risk assessment considering the hierarchy of control and the level of detail to be included – using HSE template for risk assessment
  • The differences between Safe Systems of Work, method statements and safe operating Procedures
  • Basic content of a Safe System of Work
  • How to complete a SSoW, the level of detail required for completion and how to communicate to others
  • How to recognise changes and what actions to take when changes are discovered
  • Understand Permit to Work process
  • Be able to review a risk assessment and suggest changes