QA Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment (RQF)

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification is specifically designed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills required to conduct risk assessments in low risk premises.

Intended Audience

The QA Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment (RQF) is ideal for those who have a responsibility for conducting risk assessments in low risk environments, such as supervisors and site managers. This qualification is also suitable for those who significantly contribute to the risk assessment process, e.g. team leaders and technicians.

Course Overview

Qualification SpecificationDuring this 2 day course, learners will develop their knowledge of risk assessment processes so that they can apply their knowledge and skills when completing risk assessments in the workplace. Topics covered include: the importance of health and safety in the workplace, the principles involved in risk assessment and the relationship between hazard and risk as part of an accident and ill health strategy. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification. 

Learners will apply their knowledge of the risk assessment process by completing risk assessments of the workplace.

Assessment Methods

1 x 30 Multiple Choice Question Paper (Theory assessment) and risk assessment.


Successful learners will receive a personalised QA Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted*. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost (please see our Fees and Charges list for details).

Learner Registration Fees

Price includes: Lesson Plans, Multiple Choice Question Papers, Risk Assessment Forms and Assessment Guides.

Centres can save up to 12.5% on Learner Registrations with our tiered pricing system!

Standard Price 150-249 Learners
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250-499 Learners
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500+ Learners
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£21.00 £19.42 £18.90 £18.37


*Subject to a Centre’s Direct Claims Status and any required actions.