Level 1

Prevention of Falls

Training

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The Prevention of Falls training can be provided individually or as part of a bespoke package.

Contact us for further information.

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Define what is meant by falls in the work place.

  • Explain the costs associated with falls in the work place.

  • Describe key legislation relating to falls in the work place.

  • Demonstrate hazard analysis and risk assessment in relation to falls.

  • List methods of falls management and prevention.

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Course Overview

Target Population:  All staff who may be called upon to take action with regard to prevention of falls in the course of their duties. 

Course Duration:  3 hours.

 

​Certification:  Level 1 Award in Prevention of Falls.

 

Assessment:  Knowledge assessment via a question paper.

 

Number of Participants: 16 Maximum.

Our Prevention of Falls Training:

  • Is based on the compliance requirements placed on trainers by the Health & Safety at Work (Etc.) Act of 1974;  Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations; The Assessment  & Management of Falls in Older People produced by NICE June 2013; and requirements placed on employers by industry standards.

 

  • Can assist with a variety of QCF candidates with the various elements of their learning.