Principles of Risk Management

A risk assessment is devised to ensure the safety of staff, customers and the public as well as to protect the interests of the organisation

Providing professional staff working in support settings with the skills to identify and recognise risk and how to put clear management strategies in place. Effective risk assessment and subsequent risk management is paramount when supporting vulnerable individuals with complex needs. By exploring the stages of risk assessment staff are able to devise appropriate and manageable risk management strategies specific to each individual service user.


Course Outline / Objectives
  • How to prepare for a risk assessment
  • Discussing risk with services users
  • The considerations for obtaining and managing a wide range of information
  • Appropriate management in respect of accuracy and relevance
  • Who is at risk (Risk to Staff, Risk to Self, Risk to Others)
  • Likelihood, Consequence, and Probability of a wide range of risks
  • Mitigating Factors
  • Trigger Factors
  • Recording your findings
  • Reviewing risk
  • Ensuring appropriate and proportionate risk management strategies
  • The three stages of risk assessment (Risk Identification, Risk Assessment, Risk Management)

We can use existing organisations initial assessments within the practical elements of this course or use our own best practice example support plans.


This course is independently accredited for content and quality by CPD

Accredited CPD training means the learning activity has reached the required Continuing Professional Development standards and benchmarks.

The learning value has been scrutinised to ensure integrity and quality.

The CPD Certification Service provides recognised independent CPD accreditation compatible with global CPD requirements.

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We are passionate about ensuring our training is accessible to all so with this in mind our prices start from as low as £350 per course. The organisation size, number of participants and development time is all considered when determining price.

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    Various Dates Available
  •  Course Duration:
    Full Day Course
  •  Qty of Students:
    6+ Students per Course
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  •  Suitable For:
    Support staff working with any customer group

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