Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment (QCF)

This is suitable for learners working in any environment who need to be more risk-aware. It improves their knowledge of risk in the workplace and the basic steps they can take to control it. This qualification is designed to be an introduction to the principles of risk assessment.

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?

This qualification is usually obtained by taking a one or half-day classroom-based course depending on the method of delivery. It can also be achieved through a variety of other methods including blended and distance learning, as long as the recommended learning hours are completed.

How is the qualification assessed?

This qualification is assessed through a 20-question, multiple-choice question examination. The duration of the examination is 30 minutes. Successful learners must achieve a score of at least 13 out of 20.

Qualification Progression

Learners successfully achieving this qualification may wish to progress to further qualifications, such as:

  • Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (QCF)
  • Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment (QCF)