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Risk assessment toolkit

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Whether you are a CEO or team leader, this free toolkit will help you identify potential risks to your organisation. Based on your answers to the self-assessment questions, the toolkit will identify where you may have some weaknesses while also providing practical advice about getting to grips with the problem.

Access the 'risk assessment toolkit' for FREE!

Here you will find everything you need to identify areas where you and your organisation can improve. From the fire risk assessment to safeguarding vulnerable persons - the toolkit is made up of 11 videos, delivered by Bob Johnson and Claire Attenborough from Ecclesiastical.

Ecclesiastical has been insuring and protecting the non profit sector since 1887 - find out more about why we chose to work with them.

Introduction: welcome to the toolkit


What's next?

  1. Once you have watched the introduction to the risk assessment toolkit, you can identify areas of priority by completing the self-assessment questions.
  2. Based on your answers to the self-assessment questions, select a video from the table below.
  3. Underneath each video you will find a list of useful resources to help you build upon your learning.
(You will need to register and login to view the following videos)
How to carry out a risk assessment Fire safety and risk assessment
Disaster recovery plan Sale of second-hand goods
Planning an event Volunteers and lone working
Manual handling, slips and trips, accidents Selection and training
Visits and outings Safeguarding vulnerable persons

Further resources

Each video comes with a selection of useful downloads and links to help you build upon the knowledge gained from each part of the course.

About your trainers 

Bob Johnson FCII, Technical Survey Manager, Ecclesiastical Insurance

Bob is the Technical Survey Manager at Ecclesiastical Insurance and has been undertaking risk management surveys and building valuations for the specialist insurer for over 25 years, particularly for charities, educational establishments, care, heritage and faith organisations. Bob is a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute, holds the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health, and has represented Ecclesiastical on several technical committees. For many years he has been actively involved with charities operating in both care and youth work sectors in his spare time.

Claire Attenborough ACII, Specialist Surveyor, Ecclesiastical Insurance

Claire has been a Specialist Surveyor at Ecclesiastical Insurance for over 20 years, with responsibility for training and research as well as undertaking risk management surveys and building valuations in the specialist areas of charity, care, faith, heritage and education. Claire is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute, a Chartered Insurer, and also holds the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health.

Need more help?

Contact for help conducting a risk assessment - or any other queries you may have in this area.