About this qualification
The NCFE Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment for the Workplace has been accredited by the qualifications regulators for England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, and is part of the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF). This qualification forms part of a suite of qualifications that have been developed to provide learners in the workplace with a basic understanding of risk assessment.
This qualification has been regulated for use in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland. We’re able to provide the qualification specification and assessment materials in the Welsh and/or Irish language where requested and appropriate.
Things you need to know
- Qualification number (QN): 601/5655/7
- Aim reference: 60156557
- Guided learning hours (GLH): 10
- Credit value: 1
- Assessment requirements: externally set and assessed the multiple-choice question paper.
Aims and objectives of this qualification
This qualification aims to:
- provide learners with an understanding of risk assessment for the workplace.
The objectives of this qualification are to help learners to:
- know why risk assessments are necessary with health and safety
- understand the principles of risk assessment.
Achieving this qualification
To be awarded the NCFE Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment for the Workplace, learners are required to successfully complete one mandatory unit. To achieve the NCFE Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment for the Workplace, learners must successfully demonstrate their achievement of all learning outcomes and assessment criteria of the unit as detailed in this qualification specification. Grades are not awarded.
- Lectures 1
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 10 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Assessments Yes