Risk Assessment Principles and Practice Level 3 Award

This qualification is aimed at learning at higher level, level 3. It covers the content and then moves on from the level 2 qualification, the principles of risk assessment. The course is aimed at providing candidates with an understanding of the principles and the skills to go and carry them out (providing the candidate has the required expertise in their particular field that they are looking to assess).

Risk Assessment Principles and Practice Level 3 AwardThere is a legal requirement to carry out risk assessments for businesses with 5 or more employees. If the assessments are carried out properly they can reduce fatalities, major and minor injuries, lost time incidents, near misses and save businesses both money and help to improve that particular businesses image.

Why Training Level 3?

This course is specifically aimed at people who are carrying out risk assessments in the workplace. It provides candidates with the necessary skills, to go confidently out in the workplace, and carry out assessments (providing that person has the appropriate technical knowledge).


There are 5 sections to the content this course

  1. General introduction about occupational ill health and accidents and the different impacts this can have on a business.
  2. The principles of Risk Assessment
  3. Legislation relating to safety and the assessment process
  4. The Assessment in practice
  5. Summary of the course


This is a three day (20 hours) accredited course and is a Level 3 qualification.


The cost of this training is £1645 + VAT. It can be delivered in house at your place of work, anywhere across the country.

Did you know that we can also deliver Principles of Risk assessment Level 2 directly in your workplace. This course is aimed at giving candidates an understanding behind the process of risk assessment,  if they have a responsibility for risk assessment within they’re workplace. The qualification is a Level 2 qualification and is accredited.

We are confident that we can offer you a competitive price for all your Health and Safety training requirements. Call us directly on 0800 774 7034 and we will be able to discuss your requirements.

Any prices which are quoted are exclusive of VAT.