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Risk Assessment for Early Years – E-Learning

  • Approximately 1-2 hours online at your own pace
  • £20
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Qualifications Earned On Risk Assessment for Early Years – E-Learning

  • 1 CPD Point

Type of Course

E-Learning (Online)

Course Information

Who should take this course? 

Anyone working in Early Years settings including childminders and nursery staff. 

Verifiable CPD: On successful completion, learners can download a CPD accredited certificate as evidence for their portfolio of CPD training and will qualify for 1 CPD point.   

Course Aim:  

  • understand the role and responsibilities of the first-aider 
  • assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency 
  • understand the importance of risk assessment 
  • identify hazards and evaluate risk 
  • describe how to carry out a risk assessment 
  • explain the review process 


Course content 

  • The importance of risk assessment 
  • Responsibility for carrying out risk assessments 
  • The 5 steps of risk assessment 
  • Step 1 – Identify the hazards 
  • Step 2 – Decide who might be harmed and how 
  • Step 3 – Evaluate the risks and decide on precautions 
  • Step 4 – Record your findings, develop an action plan and put it into action 
  • Step 5 – Regularly review your assessment and update, if necessary 
  • Ofsted Inspection and Risk Assessment 
  • Focus on the risks of slips, trips and falls 

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