Method Statement Awareness

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In our Method Statement Awareness course, you will explore what method statements are, the different types and why they are essential. You will gain the knowledge and skills needed to create, review and implement method Statements.

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Method Statement Awareness

On completion of the course, students will gain an understanding of method statements and the purpose of these documents in meeting regulatory requirements in many different industries. You will explore how specific project’s and tasks should be carried out to ensure workplace safety.

We will cover what is included in a method statement, the different types of method statements  and the essential components that make up a method statement, including what is required in the different stages and who is involved.

You will learn about the differences between a method statement and risk assessment and explore how to conduct and implement a risk assessment. You will learn about the  purpose of the RAMS document and the elements included which ensure all employees work safely.

We will cover how to implement and adapt a method statement and best practices for maintaining method statements. You will also about the importance effective record keeping and communication logs, regular audits and inspections.

In order to complete the course, you must achieve 80% or more in the final multiple choice quiz.

You will earn 3 CPD points on completion of the course, this course will take around 3 hours to complete and the certificate will last for two years.

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  • Complete the online multiple choice assessment as many times as you need to pass

Units covered

  • Unit 1 Introduction to Method Statement Awareness – In the first unit of Method Statement Awareness we will cover what a method statement is, the different types and their significance in ensuring safe work practices.
  • Unit 2 – How to develop a Method Statement – In this unit we will consider the essential components that make up a Method Statement, the different types, what to include and who is involved in the process.
  • Unit 3 The difference between a Risk Assessment and a method Statement – In the third unit we will focus on the differences between a risk assessment and a Method Statement and the importance of conducting and implementing a risk assessment  and what is involved in the process.
  • Unit 4 Using and maintaining a Method Statement – In the final unit we will cover how to implement and adapt a Method Statement and the best practices for maintaining Method Statements to ensure they remain up to date and aligned with evolving safety standards and regulations.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Learn more about this course and others that we offer. If you still have any questions, simply contact our course advisors on 0800 077 3063 or email hello@cpdonline.co.uk.

How long does the course take to complete?

This course takes a few hours to complete and you can do this without any restrictions. This means you can buy the course and start at any time. You can also begin your learning, stop and come back to the course to pick up where you left off.

Is this Method Statement Awareness course accredited?

Yes the course is fully accredited through the CPD Certification Service. They review all of our content to check for quality, depth and that the material is fully up-to-date. Each year our membership with the service is renewed and all courses are thoroughly checked prior to being accredited.

Will I get a certificate when I finish?

Yes, as soon as you finish this course you can immediately download a PDF version of your personalised certificate. We also then send a fully printed copy to you by first class post.

How long does the certificate last?

The certificate after finishing this course lasts for 2 years until expiry which is when we recommend completing the training again. Some industries may require an update to CPD more frequently than this and others may not but, as a standard rule, we recommend completing the Method Statement Awareness course every 2 years to ensure it is fresh in your mind and you understanding the latest regulations.

What are the benefits of completing this Method Statement Awareness course online?

By completing this course online you can study in your own time and at your own pace. Having the ability to complete the units at a time to suit you engages your learning much more and enables you to interact and soak up the information easier.

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This course has been checked and assured for quality and accuracy by RoSPA, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, to ensure it meets their exacting standards and is up-to-date. Formed over 100 years ago, RoSPA are committed to increasing safety measures and reducing accidents throughout numerous industries as well as campaigning for better standards in health and safety worldwide.

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Method Statement Awareness
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