Slips, trips and falls account for almost a third of nonfatal injuries at work. It is a widely held belief that with just a few minor changes to working practices and attitudes this could be reduced significantly. The course contains real examples of where things have gone wrong and some practical steps that could have been taken to prevent these incidents. The course also covers some of the straightforward changes that can be made in most businesses to significantly reduce the risk of a slip, trip or fall incident occurring.
This is a general awareness course for employees and employers and is designed to give a great awareness to dangers of slips, trips and falls. Giving the knowledge of the legal and regulatory framework that underpins slips, trips and falls risk management and control and teaches the causes, and the measures required to prevent, slips, trips and falls.
One of the key points of this course is intended to teach the statistics relating to slips, trips and falls and dispel some of the myths surrounding them. 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.
Course Cost: £20 per licence
Our Workplace Health and Safety and Working Safely courses are great induction courses in relation to health and safety as they cover a wide range of topics in more detail and have been designed to complement this course. Anyone who is required to complete a risk assessment, our Introduction to Risk Assessment course would be a great next step and anyone who is required to lift, lower, push, pull or carry as part of normal work, our Manual Handling course would cover this more thoroughly.
- Serious Facts and the Law
- Slip Hazards: Causes and Controls
- Trip Hazards: Causes and Controls
- Management Issues
Duration: 60 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).