Award in Risk Assessment (RQF) (level 2) (2ARA001)
Thursday, April 21st, @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm£96.00
Monday, January 31st, 2022
This qualification specification is designed to outline all you need to know to offer this qualification at your centre. If you have any further questions, please contact us here.
Qualification regulation and support
The Highfield Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment (RQF) has been developed and is awarded by Highfield Qualifications and sits on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF). The RQF is a qualification framework that includes those qualifications regulated by Ofqual and CCEA Regulation. The qualification is also regulated by Qualifications Wales.
Guidance on assessment
TThe qualification is assessed through a multiple-choice question (MCQ) examination. This method of assessment is an end-of-course exam and must follow the Highfield Qualifications Examination and Invigilation Procedures. The examination for this qualification contains 15 questions that must be completed within 30 minutes. Successful learners will have to demonstrate knowledge and understanding across the qualification content and achieve a minimum pass mark of 60%. Completed examination papers should be returned to Highfield Qualifications for marking. Results will then be provided to the centre afterwards. This qualification is graded pass/fail.
Centres must take all reasonable steps to avoid any part of the assessment of a learner (including any internal quality assurance and invigilation) being undertaken by any person who has a personal interest in the result of the assessment.
Upon successful completion of this qualification, learners may wish to continue their development by undertaking one of the following qualifications:
• Highfield Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (RQF)
• Highfield Level 2 Award in Health and Safety within the Workplace (RQF)
• Highfield Level 3 Award in Health and Safety within the Workplace (RQF)
Recommended training materials
The following resources have been reviewed by Highfield Qualifications and are recommended training materials for users of this qualification.
• The Risk Assessment Handbook, Baugh, Carole. Highfield Products;
• Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment Training Presentation, Baugh, Carole. Highfield Products;
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Classes from 09:00 to 18:00
Legislation, Standards, CE Markings and Guidance
Hazard Analysis and Risk Assessment
Hierarchy of Fall Protection Measures
IPAF Harness Statement
Harness, Lanyard and Fittings
Pre-Use Checks and Correct Usage (inc Practical)
Usage and Anchor Points
Harness Storage and Maintenance
Hazards and Precautions
Rescue Requirements and Options
WHO SHOULD TAKE THIS COURSE
This course is suitable for anyone within the building trade. On successful completion of the course, delegates will be awarded a certificate of awareness, valid for 3year.
Qualification Number: 603/2413/2
Learning Aim Reference: 60324132
Credit Value: 1
Assessment Method: Multiple Choice Question Examination
Guided Learning Hours (GLH): 6
Total Qualification Time (TQT): 6