The new coronavirus has affected more than 174,000,000 people across the globe, causing more than 3.75M fatalities. COVID–19 is affecting every single area of society, business life, financial markets, availability of labour force, and the threat of rapidly waning customer demand.
This Risk Assessment training course is designed to help businesses in how to complete a suitable and sufficient workplace risk assessment relating to Covid-19. Risk assessments are a legal requirement for all types of workplaces.
The course helps delegates to understand each of the key steps of a Covid-19 risk assessment, including how to identify risks, manage hazards, and determine the likelihood of harm, to reduce the risk of transmission. Management needs to regularly review the risk assessment to ensure it remains relevant and appropriate.
The course is designed for the management team, and delegates will be able to :
- Identify the main risks an outbreak will pose in terms of their current response procedures and capacities.
- Identify and agree on next steps and time frame to strengthen preparedness.
- Better understand the roles/responsibilities and methodologies to work with employees and other external partners.
- Be familiar with guidelines, documentation, and tools available to assist in planning and responding to an outbreak.