Health and Safety in a Care Setting

This course discusses the legislation that applies to care homes, the responsibilities of management and employees and looks at developing systems of work.

It also covers what to do in some common hazards you might encounter as well as some Emergency situations.

It concludes by discussing some aspects of the work environment and staff welfare.

Health and Safety in a Care Setting

Who is this course for?

This course is aimed at anyone working in the care sector and should act as an introduction to health and safety in their place of work.

Course Modules 

Introduction
Responsibilities
Systems
Accidents and Illness Part 1
Accidents and Illness Part 2
Moving and Handling
General Hazards: Fires, Gas and Electricity
Aggression, Violence, Security and Stress
Work Environment and Welfare

Recommended System Requirements

• Browser: Up to date web browser
• Video: Up to date video drivers
• Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
• Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

Overview

As this course covers a wide range of health and safety situations the course provides a strong basis to further build on with more training.
CPD approval means that this course can be used by those that need to prove they are continually developing themselves.
Online training is flexible, efficient and cost effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time, so they can fit the training in around their work and personal life.
Further Progression
Other courses in our Health and Social Care suite compliment this one and when combined can form the basis for the candidates work towards achieving their Care Certificate.

Price UK (EX VAT)

Duration

£20.00

80 minutes

Health and Safety in a Care Setting