Enabling Risk

Course Description

The course enabling risk provides an essential overview to the principles and philosophy that underpins the principles of person centred approaches and self-directed support. This course will explore the principles of enabling risk in a range of settings and enabling individuals to look at risk from a positive risk taking perspective.

Course Outline

  • Understand what risk is and what we mean by risk
  • Look at how risk has traditionally been assessed
  • Explore the impact of avoiding or not supporting positive risk taking
  • Look at risk in a person centred context
  • Understand the process and assessment of positive risk taking

Course Duration



The trainer will carry out an on-going assessment.


All delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.


The course can be delivered at locations to suit the client or at one of our training venues.