Our health and safety in a care setting online course can be completed at a time that suits you. It is an engaging course broken into modules, with questions at the end of each section.
Care homes are like no other workplace. Not only are they are a place of work for many, more importantly it is someones home. Some care homes may be privately owned, ran by the local authority, voluntary services or the NHS.
It is important to keep the staff safe but also to respect the residents freedom, choices and dignity. The only way to do this, is to ensure everyone is respectful and understands their responsibilities.
The health and safety in a care setting course will explore the roles of management and staff relating to health and safety. Furthermore looking at common hazards and prevention techniques. To conclude the course you will learn about the working environment and staff welfare.
If you wish to gain greater knowledge, many courses in our health and safety and healthcare sections would be suitable. When combined together as a package they can be used to help you achieve the care certificate.