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Completing Risk Assessments - online learning

A major part of a pest professional's working lives relates to health and safety. We need to risk assess our workplace, our day-to-day tasks, our vehicles and any sites we visit to conduct pest management work. 

Risk assessment online learning for pest control technicians management BPCA training

Completing Risk Assessments can be quite an onerous task if you haven't done it before. Do not fear! Our online learning will have you confident in no time.



During the Completing Risk Assessments programme, you will learn:

1. What are risk assessments?
2. When are assessments required?
3. Different types of assessment
4. Completing assessments
5. Legislation

Upon completion of this online course, a BPCA certificate of completion will be available to print online.

Suitable for everyone, especially pest control technicians, technical inspectors, field biologists, managers, directors and owners.

Level: Foundation (+)
Prerequisites: None
Delivery: Online only
Additional Study: None
Access: 4 weeks
Assessment: None
BPCA Registered CPD points: 2
BASIS Prompt CPD points: 2

After completing the Completing Risk Assessments programme, you may wish to study:


Technical Programmes

Technical Programmes

• Practical Insect Control
• Certificated Technical Inspector
• Level 2 Award in Pest Management


Plus+ Programmes

Plus+ Programmes

• Starting and Managing Your Own Business
• Level 2 Health and Safety
• Level 2 First Aid at Work 





Online programme

This is an online, e-learning course that can be taken at any time. You can find out more about our online learning courses here.

System requirements

Our online learning portal requires Adobe Flash Player 10.3 or later

Windows: Internet Explorer 8 or later, Microsoft Edge (latest version) and Google Chrome (latest version).

Mac: Safari 7 and later, Google Chrome (latest version).

Mobile (Apple): Safari in Apple iOS7 and later, Google Chrome (latest version) and in Android OS 4.1 and later Articulate Mobile Player in Apple iOS or later on iPad.

Android OS: Articulate Mobile Player in Android OS 4.1 or later (optimised for tablets)


Screen reader Jaws 16 or later with Internet Explorer 11 or later (Flash output only). Section 508 Accessibility Complies with applicable requirements. WCAG 2.0 Accessibility Complies with applicable requirements




There is no assessment or prerequisites for this course.

Upon completion of this online course, a BPCA certificate of completion will be available to print online.



The course fee will give you access to this course on our eLearning centre for four weeks.

  Including VAT Excluding VAT
Members £24 £20
Non-members £36 £30

Cancellation Terms:

Online course cancellations will only be accepted on receipt of written instruction and are effective from the date received by the BPCA. Cancellations will not be given if online learning has been accessed.

• More than 7 working days prior to course: No charge
• 7 working days or less: 100% of fee




    For more information contact BPCA: or 01332 225 113