In this course

  • Understanding Risk

    Develop an understanding of the concept of risk and how it's applied to machinery and equipment

  • Learn the Process

    Learn about the risk assessment process used to identify, analyze, and reduce risk.

  • Document

    Risk registers are used to record the process and provide a way to communicate the decisions made by the risk assessment team. Learn how to read a risk register.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter 1 - Orientation

  • 2

    Chapter 2 - Risk Assessment Basics

    • Unit 8 - Introduction to Risk Factors

    • Unit 9 - Risk Factors

    • Unit 9 quiz

    • Unit 10 - Probability and Likelihood

    • Unit 10 quiz

    • Unit 11 - Technical Standards and Books

    • Chapter 2 Quiz

    • Lesson Quality Survey

  • 3

    Chapter 3 - Risk Parameters

    • Unit 12 - Risk Assessment Fundamentals

    • Unit 12 Quiz

    • Unit 13 - Hazardous Situations and Events

    • Unit 13 quiz

    • Unit 14 - Severity of Injury

    • Unit 14 Quiz

    • Unit 15 - Frequency and Duration of Exposure

    • Unit 16 - Probaility of the Hazardous Event

    • Unit 16 Quiz

    • Unit 17 - Avoiding or Limiting Harm

    • Unit 17 Quiz

    • Unit 18 - Summing Up

    • Chapter 3 Quiz

  • 4

    Chapter 4 - Understanding Risk Registers

    • Unit 19 - Task-based risk analysis

    • Unit 19 quiz

    • Unit 20 - Estimating Severity

    • Unit 20 quiz

    • Unit 21 - Estimating Probability

    • Unit 21 quiz

    • Unit 22 - The Risk Register

    • Unit 22 Download - Example Risk Register

    • Unit 22 quiz

    • Unit 23 - Summing up

    • Chapter 4 Quiz

  • 5

    Chapter 5 - Risk Controls

    • Unit 25 - Risk Control Methods

    • Unit 26 - Understanding the Hierarchy of Controls

    • Unit 26 quiz

    • Unit 27 - Inherently Safe Design

    • Unit 27 quiz

    • Unit 28 - Safeguarding and Complementary Protective Measures

    • Copy of Unit 28 quiz

    • Unit 29 - Information for Use

    • Unit 29 quiz

    • Unit 30 - Administrative Controls

    • Unit 30 quiz

    • Unit 31 - Personal Protective Equipment

    • Unit 31 quiz

    • Chapter 5 quiz

  • 6

    Chapter 6 - Review and Final Test

    • Unit 32 - Review

    • Complete Reference List

    • RA100 Final Test

What our students have to say about this course...

“I really enjoyed and was impressed with how you blend in legal, historical and product knowledge into what too many see as just a “label”.”

Joe Fagan