Covid-19 Risk Assessment for Twilight CPD Courses

Risk Assessment for CPD SESSIONS COVID-19

Date: 1/09/20

Reference Number: GEN CPD COVID-19

Person or persons at risk: Delegates and CPD providers

Assessment carried out by: Adrian Bowden

Conclusions: Providing all measures that are reasonably practicable are taken, as listed in this assessment, the risk of transmission should be very low.

Date for review: January 2021

 

Potential Hazard: Use of electrical equipment, including laptop, pen drive, plugged in dataloggers

Level of Risk: Low.

Probability and Type of Risk: Low probability. Virus present on surfaces of appliances. Risk of transmission of virus. 

Control Measures: (What actions can be done to reduce the risks?)

  • Surfaces of appliances cleaned with alcohol wipes before use
  • Table-tops sanitised before positioning appliances

Person responsible: Adrian Bowden

New level of risk (if all actions taken): Very low

 

Potential Hazard: Use of general equipment

Level of Risk: Low

Probability and Type of Risk: Low probability. Virus present on surfaces of equipment. Risk of transmission of virus.

Control Measures: (What actions can be done to reduce the risks?)

  • Equipment used is general household items and can readily be replaced or substituted e.g. paper clips; laminated cards; straws; fabrics; plastic jugs; bags; boxes; spoons; beakers; coins; fridge and fridge magnets.
  • All equipment can be cleaned with anti-viral cleanser before and after use.
  • Table-tops sanitised before positioning equipment

Person Responsible: Adrian Bowden

New level of risk (if all actions taken): Very low

 

Potential Hazard: Use of glass equipment

  • magnifying glasses

Level of Risk: Low

Probability and Type of Risk: Low probability. Virus present on surfaces of equipment. Risk of transmission of virus. 

Control Measures (What actions can be done to reduce the risks?)

  • All equipment cleaned with anti-viral cleanser before and after use

Person Responsible: Adrian Bowden

New level of risk (if all actions taken): Very low

 

Potential Hazard: Use of chemicals (generally available household chemicals)

  • bicarbonate of soda
  • cream of tartar
  • water

Probability and type of risk: Low probability. Virus present on surfaces of containers. Risk of transmission of virus.

Control Measures (What actions can be done to reduce the risks?)

  • All containers cleaned with anti-viral cleanser before and after use

Person responsible: Adrian Bowden

New level of risk (if all actions taken): Very low