Canary Safety and Risk Consulting

Hazard Identification, Assessment and Control


This training course is designed to provide participants with the knowledge, tools and resources to identify and manage hazards effectively in a workplace, public area, or temporary project site. Participants will gain practical experience in identifying various types of hazards and equip them to reasonably assess risks and provide practicable recommended actions to ensure a safe workplace and environment.

Topics Covered

  • What are hazards and how to identify them 
  • Types of hazards specific to industry 
  • Risk assessments 
  • Hierarchy of Controls
  • “Swiss-Cheese” model of hazard control 
  • Effectively controlling hazards

Course Benefits

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of hazard type and identification
  • Acquire the skills to effectively assess risk based on likelihood and severity¬†
  • Ensure participants understand key principles of hazard control to effectively mitigate risk and control hazards
  • Demonstrate compliance with applicable workplace safety legislation
  • Foster a positive safety culture, promoting employee well-being and organizational effectiveness and success

Target Audience

This course is designed for team leaders, managers/supervisors, Joint Health and Safety Committees or any personnel to reduce risks associated with workplace or environmental hazards to prevent injuries and achieve regulatory compliance. It is suitable for individuals across various industries and sectors.

Course Format

Canary Safety and Risk Consulting will work with you to tailor this course specific to your organization and team to ensure they are equipped with information, tools and resources to effectively identify, assess and control hazards based on your needs and preferred learning methodologies using hands-on exercises and real-life case studies.

Canary Safety and Risk Consulting

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