NEBOSH HSE Award in Managing Risk and Risk Assessment at Work

If you’re new to risk assessment or would like a refresher on the key aspects of risk assessment in the workplace, this new NEBOSH course could be perfect for you.

Whichever category you fall into, this course will teach you all of the essential skills and information you need to carry out risk assessments at work safely and comprehensively.

With no pre-entry requirements, this is an ideal starting point for those looking to begin carrying out risk assessments.

This course is currently only available as an in house course for 4 – 12 delegates.

Course Information

What does the course cover?

By the end of this course, you will have acquired the following skills:

  • How to identify hazards
  • How to assess risks using HSE tools
  • How to evaluate risks proportionately
  • How to identify control measures

We will also prepare you for the end of course assessment, which typically lasts for up to an hour and begins with a video clip of a real workplace. After watching this, you will be required to complete a risk assessment based on the footage and identify how to manage and prioritise the risks identified.

Upon completion of the assessment, you’ll have learned practical skills which will help you create a safer working environment. We’ll provide you with feedback on your assessment and conclude the course with a briefing and guidance.

You’ll also receive a NEBOSH award certificate for passing the assessment.

Who is the course suitable for?

This course has no pre-entry requirements and is intended for managers, supervisors, SHE champions, union representatives and those who are already involved in health and safety and risk assessments

If you’re new to risk assessment or would simply like a refresher on the most critical aspects of workplace risk assessments, this award is ideal.

This is also a great course to go towards your CPD – Continuous Professional Development – programme

Inclusivity is one of our primary concerns here at Cambridge Safety, and we regularly instruct those with learning disabilities such as dyslexia and dyspraxia. Our experienced team will ensure you always have the support you need to complete your exams and make the most of the course.

In House Courses

We run this course as an in house course which can be held either at your premises (if you have a suitable training room), or at our bespoke training centre in Hampton, Peterborough.

Please contact us to request a quote



An informative and interesting course, I have learned a lot and enjoyed the classroom activities. All trainers were great, helpful, enthusiastic, informative and friendly.


Richard was very informative amazing tutor for us to learn from, he was very inspiring!


Good and relevant information, Gary is an experienced and knowledgeable instructor.


An excellent course as always, I’m going to do the Environmental Diploma next


A brilliant course, Jackie is a great tutor able to gain attention and share her knowledge

Why Study With Us?

Based in Peterborough - within easy reach of towns and cities across East Anglia - Cambridge Safety is a leading training provider with an established reputation and pass rates well above the national average.

We offer a wide range of NEBOSH and IOSH courses covering a variety of topics, ranging from fire safety to environmental responsibility.

Whether you’re just starting out in the industry, are looking for a refresher course or want to boost your knowledge further, our experienced team is here to help.

  • Over 22 years’ experience delivering engaging training
  • We’re NEBOSH Gold Learning Partners
  • Range of learning styles, including classroom study sessions at our Peterborough facility
  • Highly qualified tutors who offer exceptional levels of support
  • Over 200 YouTube videos and podcasts designed by us
We’re NEBOSH Gold Partners

As NEBOSH Gold Learning Partners, we uphold exceptional training standards across all our courses. Our trainers deliver consistent results with excellent pass rates for our delegates – a result of friendly support and engaging content.

We are committed to giving all our students a positive learning experience. All our tutors are former Cambridge Safety students and work hard to provide an exceptional level of support with a friendly, family feel.

We get to know all our students and make sure you not only leave our course with an excellent pass rate but also the confidence to apply the best occupational health and safety practices to the workplace.

Need help? Call us direct on 01733 865 695

Alternatively, click here to fill in our contact form.

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are a few frequently asked questions regarding this course. However, if you want to see all of our FAQs for the course and many more courses, our dedicated FAQs page has you covered.

Why should I choose Cambridge Safety?

We have over two decades’ experience providing health and safety training, and take a practical approach to our courses to help you develop your career. Recognised as a NEBOSH Gold Learning Partner, we accommodate a variety of learning styles and focus on providing every student with the support they need to complete their courses successfully.

Are NEBOSH courses popular?

Absolutely – over 30,000 students take part in one or more courses from NEBOSH worldwide each year.

Why take a NEBOSH course?

This organisation has been around since 1979, and its courses are internationally recognised. Being UK-based, NEBOSH is considered the standard for health and safety at work courses nationwide.

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