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The AA Risk Assessment System - ONLINE




Alex Laver

4 hours

Places Available

Half Day (2.00pm - 6.00pm) 

Exc. VAT Inc. VAT

Course Objectives:

By the end of the course, delegates will be able to: 
• Understand the concepts of Hazard, Risk and Generic and Site-specific Risk Assessments.
• Analyse work operations, identify hazards and risks and propose control measures.
• Demonstrate an ability to complete generic and pro-forma risk assessment sheets.
• State the roles and responsibilities of individuals within your business.
• Understand the need for revision and maintenance of existing assessments.


Course Content:

  • Legal background and where RA fits in
  • Generic risk assessments
  • Site-specific risk assessments
  • Who is responsible for what
Materials: Course handouts as pdfs

Certification: Arboricultural Association certificate


Via Zoom – Please ensure that you have either downloaded the Zoom App, or have an account, and that the audio and camera are in working order. Please see Zoom Tips

Module Pre-requisites:

None. This course is for anyone who is required to manage or supervise arboricultural work operations and for operators required to comply with provided risk assessments.

Terms of Cancellation or Amendments to details

  • We reserve the right to cancel courses and refund applicants if there is insufficient demand.
  • A FULL charge will be applied to any booking cancelled less than 10 working days before the event.
  • A £30 administration charge may be applied to changes made to bookings that have been received and acknowledged.

For all course bookings outside the UK and Europe, please email training@trees.org.uk