Health & Safety for the Healthcare Industry
The healthcare health & safety course is aimed at anyone who requires a course in health and safety awareness. It is designed to meet the Health and Safety regulations and covers regulations, precautions, planning, risk assessing, PPE, individual sectors, what causes accidents, employer/employee responsibilities, RIDDOR, COSHH, first aid, workstation/VDU safety, working at heights, gas safety, occupational health, infection control, electricity, enforcement and the dangers and links in the regulations in fire and manual handling.
This course is designed to also meet the increasing need on healthcare workers to have a comprehensive mix of training courses so we have combined Health and Safety with other subjects in one course to make it easier and cheaper to get qualified. The course course covers more than just the usual health and safety subjects to give one course that meets multiple needs. The training needs of the healthcare industry are ever expanding and you can add extra courses on to this course to meet your exact needs.
The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.
This course comes with 4.0 hrs (6.0 class) of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 2 hours and 47 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.
Occupations that can use this course:
- Healthcare workers
- Care staff
- Health and Safety
- Health and Safety Law
- Fire Safety
- Risk assessments
- Occupational Health
- Slips, Trips, and Falls
- Personal protective equipment
- Work place policies and procedures
- Workplace and Personal Security
- Lone workers
- Caldicott Principles
- Information Governance
- Data Protection
- Handling of Violence and Aggression
- Complaints Handling