Safety and risk

Risk analysis

This programme provides a knowledge of the application of risk assessment tools to a variety of scenarios.

2 days

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Members: £995 + VAT
Non-members: £1,215 + VAT

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Risk analysis
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£995.00 £895.50 Plus vat
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£1,215.00 £1,093.50 Plus vat


This programme provides a knowledge of the application of risk assessment tools to a variety of scenarios.

The identification and evaluation of the likely consequences and expected frequency of hazardous events is a major input to the risk management decision-making process.

This course places an emphasis on the concept of risk and qualitative risk assessment techniques.

Who should attend?

This programme is suitable for managers, engineers, operators, HSE advisors and risk management practitioners.

How will I benefit?

    After the workshop, you will be able to:
  • Logically deduce the most appropriate risk assessment tool or technique to be used, depending on circumstances
  • Apply certain risk assessment techniques
  • Critically review example risk assessments, illustrating strengths and weaknesses
Contributes 14 CPD hours

Key topics

  • Introduction to risk assessment
  • Identifying and recording hazards – registers, schedules, inventories
  • The risk assessment matrix
  • Risk analysis and risk reduction through project / facility lifecycle
  • Qualitative risk assessment techniques
  • Significance of environmental aspects – environmental risk assessment
  • Human factors in design
  • Health risk assessment (HRA)
  • Security risk assessment
  • Business / commercial risk assessment
  • Quantitative risk assessment (QRA) techniques
  • Safety Integrity Level (SIL) assessment
  • Layers of Protection Analysis (LOPA)
  • External hazards
  • Good practice in risk analysis

Mapped against UK- SPEC competencies: D and E

  1. Communication and inter-personal skills - For Incorporated and Chartered Engineers: 'Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills’
  2. Professional commitment - For Incorporated and Chartered Engineers: ‘Demonstrate a personal commitment to professional standards, recognising obligations to society, the profession and the environment’

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At a glance

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    2 days
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  • CPD Hours:
  • Accredited:
  • UK-Spec:
    D, E

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Available dates for Risk analysis

2 day course

2-3 Apr 2020
15-16 Oct 2020

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