Risk Assessment: 1 Day
Overview of HNMS Modular Development Course


Course Overview
This course module can only be accessed by people who have undertaken the Core Module/2 Day Induction within the past 2 years, or who have attended regular refresher courses should they have undertaken the Core Module/2 Day Induction course greater than 2 years ago.

This module is most suited for people who wish to develop their skills relating to informal/formal Risk Assessment and/or who have a significant involvement in the formulation of Risk Assessments.


  • To develop skills and knowledge attributed undertaking Moving & Handling/Manual Handling Risk Assessments
  • To allow participants to analyse their own movements and recognise areas which may require further development


  • Participants will be able to demonstrate their ability to assess the risks involved in any of the practised movements
  • Participants will be able to demonstrate their competency in carrying out Risk Assessments
  • Participants will be able to analyse their own movement and recognise any risk factors within it

Course Content

  • How musculoskeletal injury occurs
  • Analysis of own movement pattern
  • High Risk moves
  • Laws & Regulations
  • Problem-Solving exercises
  • Neuromuscular Conditioning