HABC Level 3 award
in Risk Assessment (QCF)
This qualification is
designed for learners with a responsibility for conducting risk
assessments at low risk premises. It covers the principles of
risk assessment, the relationship between hazard and risk and
requires learners to use the knowledge learned on the course by
undertaking a risk assessment, therefore laying a foundation for
further development as a risk assessor.
How long will it
take me to achieve this qualification?
20 guided hours –
usually 2 day course.
It is recommended
that the knowledge element of the qualification is completed on
day one of the course and that day two is dedicated to the
production of a risk assessment. Day 1 can be completed via
distance learning, however HABC have stipulated a minimum of 7
contact hours in the delivery of this qualification.
How is the
30 questions lasting
1 hour. Learners must achieve 20/30 in order to pass
Learners are expected
to undertake a risk assessment, which will be internally
assessed by the centre and externally moderated by HABC.
achieving this qualification may wish to progress to:
Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (QCF)
Level 4 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (QCF)