Task-based Risk Assessment (IOSH approved)

Course Overview

Risk assessments should identify workplace hazards and take steps to prevent, reduce and control them. This IOSH approved course offers the knowledge, skills and practical application of task-based risk assessments for general risks, CoSHH, display screen equipment (DSE), manual handling operations and work at height.





  • Practical assessment for each of the 5 modules.
  • Closed book multi-format test paper at the end of the course.


Successful candidates will be awarded the IOSH certificate for Task-Based Risk Assessment


Task-based Risk Assessment provides a convenient way for employers to meet their legal obligations in relation to risk assessing general risks, CoSHH, DSE, manual handling and work at height.

Developing a workforce of competent risk assessors leads


  • Safer, more efficient working practices
  • Reductions in work-related injury and ill health, and associated costs
  • A reputation for being a health and safety conscious organisation.

Course Content

    5 modules covering risk assessment for general risk, CoSHH, DSE, manual handling and work at height.

    Core subjects covered:


    • Legal responsibilities
    • Understanding hazards
    • The 5 Steps to Risk Assessment
    • Controlling risks
    • Practical application of risk assessment in the work place



    Open course: £475.00 per person plus VAT (ask about our discounted rate for groups)

    On-site training: £2,995.00 plus VAT (up to 10 delegates)

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