HIRARC is an integration tool to identify, assess/measure and to control hazard and risk of any workplace and its activities. By strictly implementing it, it will eliminate, reduce/control the possibility for any accidents to occur.The HIRARC training has been designed to cater the needs of Occupational Health & Safety Practitioner in meeting their task for risk management.In additional, a tool of HIRARC template is used to drive the method of risk assessment to incorporate with OHSAS 18001 standard by readily built-in the risk factor and extinguishment of hazard-risk aspects.


Course Objectives

Successful completion of the program will enhance the awareness, skills and knowledge of participants and enable them to:

1). Familiarize with concept of Hazard and risk in accordance with OHSAS 18001 model..

2). Able to structure the process to identify hazard at work place based from nature of operation.

3). Better understanding on legislative aspect on OSH in Malaysia

4). To be an expert user of introduced HIRARC tool

5). To adapt HIRARC tool in compliance with company OSH regulations

Language: English Training

Training Methodology:

  • PowerPoint - slideshow
  • Activities / Workshop


9:00 AM to 10:30 AM

  • Principle of HIRARC
  • Guidelines for Hazard Identification, Risk Assessment and Risk Control (HIRARC) from JKKP
  • OHSAS 18001 Standard requirement of Hazard identification, risk assessment and determining controls
  • What is Hazard and what is danger


10:30 AM to 10:45 AM

  • Tea Break

10:45 AM to 12:00 PM

  • How to identify hazard (Type and source of hazard)
  • Correspondence of Hazard-Risk
  • What is Risk Assessment (RA)? Holistic Approaches currently implemented
  • Why, when and who can carry out RA?
  • Process of RA or Risk Management
  • Where Can You Get Harm From (sources of hazards)


12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

  • Lunch

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

  • Hazard Classification
  • Methods of Identifying and Recognizing Hazards
  • Factors in Determining Severity Of Harm
  • What is the Likelihood or Probabilities?
  • Factors in Determining Likelihood Of Harm
  • Estimating The Risk – The Risk Assessment Matrix
  • How to use Multi Entry Risk Assessment Form
  • Ranking of Probability and Consequence


3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

  • Ranking of Probability and Consequence
  • Basic Principles Of Risk Management
  • Four Steps To Implementing Risk Control
  • Controlling the Hazards through Elimination, Substitution, Isolation, Engineering Control, Safe Work Practice and Personal Protective Equipment
  • How to use HIRARC Tool