Risk Assessment Course for Healthcare and Support Workers in Scotland

Risk Assessment Training

Welcome to our comprehensive Risk Assessment Course designed specifically for healthcare and support workers in Scotland. In the dynamic and critical field of healthcare, understanding and effectively managing risks is paramount. This course has been crafted to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills to navigate the complexities of risk assessment, ensuring the safety and well-being of both patients and professionals.

Learning Objectives

  • Understanding of Risk Assessment
  • Compulsory Nature of Risk Assessment
  • 5 Steps to Risk Assessment
  • Understanding Risk Ratings
  • Best Practice in Risk Assessments
  • Review Your Own Risk Assessment Paperwork
  • Conditions Requiring Risk Assessment

By the end of this course, you will be well-equipped to navigate the intricacies of risk assessment in the healthcare sector, contributing to a safer and more secure healthcare environment for all stakeholders.

Course Format

The Risk Assessment course will be delivered in an interactive face-to-face classroom environment. This session will include a combination of theoretical presentations, practical demonstrations, group discussions, case studies, and hands-on activities. Experienced instructors will guide participants, allowing ample opportunities to practice skills in a safe learning environment.

Assessment Methods & Certification

Participants will undergo continuous assessment during the course, which includes practical demonstrations and knowledge-based evaluations. Successful completion of the assessments will result in certification. The certification provided by our company is valid for 3 years, and participants can renew it through further training or recertification. This course is certified by The CPD Group and is worth 4 credits.

Additional Information

Length: The course duration is approximately 3 hours, which includes a break.

Prerequisites: No prerequisites are required for participants to enrol in this course.

Required Materials: No materials are required for attending this course.


We offer onsite training, accommodating both large and small organisations. Our experienced trainers can deliver the course at your organisation's premises, ensuring convenience and relevance to your specific care environment.

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For group bookings, please use the “book now” button below. If you prefer personalised assistance, reach out to us via phone or email, and our dedicated team will ensure your training session is tailored to your organisation's requirements and availability. For individual bookings, please check our upcoming courses.

Meeting Your Training Needs

The training offered will change over different periods of the year and in relation to changes in practice, we need to keep this fresh & up to date.