Online and classroom training and postgraduate education
to help develop competent risk management professionals
By practitioners, for practitioners
The collective expertise and experience of our consultants has been built into our training courses, enabling our courses to cover the latest industry thinking and real-life situations, generating immediate benefits for our clients.
Our training and education services
These range from a single training course to a tailored MSc in Risk & Safety Management. Topics include risk and safety management, process safety, technical safety, safety engineering, functional safety and nuclear safety.
MSc in Risk and Safety Management
Our flagship product is an MSc in Risk & Safety Management, awarded by Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU).
One pathway – the MSc (IChemE Process Safety Pathway) – is approved by UK IChemE as meeting the knowledge and understanding requirements for IChemE’s Professional Process Safety Engineer qualification.
Degree Apprenticeship in Risk and Safety Management (UK only)
Risktec’s MSc meets the mandatory academic requirements of the UK’s Risk and Safety Management Professional (Degree) Apprenticeship.
FS Engineer (TÜV Rheinland) Certificate
As part of the TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Training Programme, we offer training in Functional Safety (Process Hazard & Risk Analysis), which includes the examination.
In partnership with TÜV Rheinland Academy, Risktec carries out bespoke studies to design corporate training programmes, resulting in high quality and sustainable multi-year programmes.
Risktec Professional Qualifications (RPQs)
If you would like to study risk and safety management and gain an award, but you have less time or budget than is required for studying at Masters level, our Risktec Professional Qualifications might be the solution for you.
We have over 50 standard training courses, which can also be customised to meet a client’s specific requirements.
IET Risk & Safety Management for Engineers
A web-based Risk & Safety Management course consisting of 26 units, each providing an overview of a key step in the risk management process.
Choose Game-Based Learning if you need to communicate simple messages to large numbers of people at all levels of an organisation in a highly memorable way.
Capacity building & training centre development
We offer bespoke modular training and education programmes for organisational or national capacity building, using varied training pathways and learning methods to meet individual staff needs and organisational requirements.
Finding your solution
Risktec has a highly flexible portfolio, designed to meet individual and company needs:
All of our courses can be delivered onsite at any global location.
We can deliver our TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Engineer (Process Hazard and Risk Analysis) certificate training at your location.
Our MSc in Risk and Safety Management can be tailored to meet your needs. We can design a face-to-face, distance or blended learning programme for your organisation.
You decide, we deliver.
All of our programmes and modules can all be delivered as face-to-face, distance or blended learning for client organisations. Module contents can be adapted to meet client-specific requirements, which could include our programme design service.
You can study for the TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Engineer (Process Hazard and Risk Analysis) certificate, or look at our scheduled courses and events for the other classroom-based training courses available.
You can study for a university award within our MSc programme..
Customised learning solutions are typically only available for corporate groups.
We can deliver our training and education services via face-to-face, distance learning or blended learning Delivery methods.
We use our own e-learning platform, Risktec Online, to deliver our distance learning programmes and modules. Existing student? Login
Featured courses and events
Physical Effects Modelling (Gas, Toxics, Fire, Explosions)
This course enables an overview of hazardous physical effects, human and equipment vulnerability and the uses and limitations of physical effect modelling.
Common Safety Method for Risk Evaluation and Assessment
This 2-day course is an introduction to safety and risk and an overview of regulations in rail engineering.
Featured academic programme
Our next distance learning MSc in Risk and Safety Management, awarded by Liverpool John Moores University, starts on 1st June 2019.
“The experience was very professional and full of knowledge, technical as well as managerial.”
“What I liked most was the whole study experience, some great tutors with genuine passion made the whole process a real pleasure.”
MSc – August 2018
“Overall course was very well presented and material & knowledge of tutor was a very good standard”
(Gas network operator)
“Andy was a very proactive, approachable tutor. Very effective method and encouraged me to apply to variety of different situations.”
(Water utility company)
Bowtie Risk Management
“Frankly speaking, my studies in Risktec and Liverpool John Moores University enhanced in my career development greatly.”
“Thanks for another great module! I found the Culture, Behaviour and Competency module particularly interesting and relevant to what I am currently doing in my line of work. Linking safety culture into learnings from notable major accidents was a good reminder how important the right leadership is.”
Culture, Behaviour & Competency