Short Courses

H&S: Risk Management


Course Description:

Appropriate hazard identification and risk assessment is essential to maintaining a safe workplace. In this course, you will learn how to recognise hazards, the practical implications of hazards, and learn the risk control strategies.

Subjects Covered

What is health and safety? – Legal obligations of employers and employees – Hazard identification in the workplace – Risk assessment – The health and safety risk management process – The Hierarchy of Risk Controls – Implementing control measures.

Learning Outcomes:

After completing this course, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the legislative requirements for workplace health and safety
  • Describe the importance of hazard identification and risk assessment
  • Identify some common hazards in the workplace
  • Outline how to implement control strategies


Who is this course appropriate for:

This course is appropriate for Managers, RNs, Cert IV staff and care staff working in a residential care facility.

Continuing Professional Development Hours:

You can earn one (1) Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour by completing the video and assessment questions.

Duration: 30mins

NOTE: Please allow up to 24 hours to enrol you into the course after payment, Required Score 80%, Due in 7 days and you can Print your Certificate on Completion