Slips, Trips and Falls | Online E-learning

Protect yourself and others from the most common workplace injuries

Slips, trips and falls are the most common cause of major injuries at work. To create a safe working environment, it is important to take steps to prevent these frequent incidents

This slips, trips and falls e-learning will give you the practical knowledge to keep your workplace safe from all kinds of falling injuries.

Developed by industry professionals, this interactive e-learning covers a range of topics to explore the issue of slip and trip injuries at work, why prevention sometimes doesn’t work, and the practical steps you can take to reduce the likelihood of injury in your workplace.

You will also be shown how to recognise and remove potential hazards from your workplace, care for someone who has suffered a fall, and work within the current legal requirements.

What will I learn?

By the end of this Slips, Trips and Falls e-learning, you will be able to:

  • Assess your workplace for hazards
  • Create a safe working environment
  • Identify barriers to preventing safe working
  • State the key principles of relevant legislation and regulations
  • Describe appropriate action if someone falls
  • Outline management systems that identify problem areas

Who should take this course?

This Slips, Trips and Falls e-learning is suitable for anyone working in healthcare and social care environments, who wants to reduce the risk of falling injuries in their workplace.

Applicants must be proficient in written and spoken English. Contact us to find out about our bespoke multi-lingual courses.

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escalla Healthcare is one of the UK’s leading healthcare education providers, and celebrates over 25 years of working in the health sector.

Our bespoke and off-the-shelf catalogue utilise the latest interactive learning techniques and platforms. Learners benefit from informative and engaging content, with built-in assessment, certification and hosting options.

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Slips Trips and Falls course Content

  • Overview
  • Statistics
  • Health and Safety Act 1974
  • Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992
  • Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999
  • Barriers to prevention
  • Cleaning and maintenance
  • Creating a safe workplace
  • Management plan
  • Checking for injuries
  • Moving someone
  • Reporting
  • Key points to remember