RM³ - Understanding and Using the Risk Management Maturity Model (RM³)
The Office of Rail and Road
(ORR) expect the rail industry to achieve excellence when
controlling health and safety risks. They believe that this is only
possible through effective and efficient management. ORR have
described what excellent management capability looks like in the
Risk Management Maturity Model (RM³). ORR inspectors use this model
to assess duty holders' risk management arrangements as required by
the Railways and Other Guided Transport Systems (Safety)
Regulations 2006 and the Management of Health and Safety at Work
Regulations 1999. RM³ has been embraced by the UK railway industry
and is increasingly influencing activity in Europe through its
adoption by the European Railway Agency.
This course, designed in collaboration with ORR, will provide
- a thorough understanding of what makes a good management system
and why you need one
- how you can use RM³ within your organisation, and
- how an inspector uses RM³ to assess your risk management
HSE is delighted to be collaborating with ORR to deliver
training on RM³. HSE's comprehensive understanding of RM³ and best
practice in the field of health & safety risk management across
a range of industries, along with our knowledge of regulation puts
us in the best position to help you to implement RM³ effectively
and achieve excellence in H&S risk management.
More information on RM³ here
Overview of the RM³
The Risk Management Maturity Model (RM³): The essentials and how to
sell it to your business
The course will cover:
- Key elements of a good health and safety management system
- RM³: its development and organisational benefits
- How to use and apply RM³ within your organisation
- Key challenges that organisations face, including setting
safety performance indicators (SPIs) and developing competent
- Consideration of the human element of health and safety
The course uses a mixture of presentations and group exercises
(including knowledge sharing activities to ensure good practice is
shared) over two days to ensure delegates fully understand the
This course can also be run as an in-house course for
organisations who would like groups of their staff trained in RM3.
We are happy to discuss any modifications to the course content in
these circumstances to ensure the training is tailored to your
Who should attend?
This course is intended as an introduction to RM³ and therefore
would suit those who have little or no knowledge of RM³ and its
application. Whilst this course is tailored to those who are
responsible for health & safety risk management in the rail
industry, delegates from other industries will find the course of
relevance due to the cross-industry applicability of the principles
of excellent risk management.
This course can be run for a number of delegates in-house for
your company, we don't currently run this as a open course here on
site. For more information on our in-company training courses,
visit our HSE
in-company training page.
Please download the In-company enquiry form and
complete with your requirements to enable us to put together a
quote for you, once completed please email the form to the email
Or to find out more call Sally on 020 3028 2183 or email us
HSEtraining@hse.gov.uk to discuss your specific needs.
Please note that all courses must be paid for via credit
card at the time of booking.
For further dates and additional information email: email@example.com or
contact the Training and Events Team at HSE directly on +44 (0)203
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