Slips, Trips and Falls Awareness (Training)
This Slips, Trips and Falls awareness training course is ideal for the learner to complete whilst they're on their induction training. They will gain knowledge in effective risk assessment to meet legal requirements.
According to HSE accidents statistics slips, trips & falls accounted for more a third (36%) of employee injuries, 59% of specific injuries and 29% of over seven-day injuries.
This represents massive losses to U.K. businesses not to mention the human suffering involved with those injured. These injuries can in the main be avoided, if people take a little care, insure workplaces are clean and hazard free and adopt "see it, sort it" attitude.
This general awareness can be created within workplaces and training plays a massive part in creating this awareness. This course is simple and engaging and is basic training for all employees particularily at induction.
Who is this course for?
Slips, trips and falls training should be undertaken by any employee during their induction training.
The aim of the online Slips, Trips and Falls Training course is to give a good level of knowledge relating to understanding the importance of effective risk assessment writing and implementing in the workplace. It explain show to produce a quality risk assessment document, which will be practical and meet all the necessary legal requirements.
This online course covers the following topics:
- Statistics and costs of accidents
- Definitions - hazards and risks
- 5 step risk assessment process
- Visitors and general public
- Slips and trips - causes and prevention
- Risk factors
- The 5s management system
- High risk environments
The average time required to complete the learning is approximately 1 - 2 hours, however the course is designed to go at the pace of the learner and can be completed in more time if needed.
The online assessment for the course consists of 30 multiple choice questions. In order to be successful, candidates must achieve a 75% (23 or above) pass mark to obtain the certificate.
On successful completion of the online Slips, Trips and Falls Training course assessment, the candidate will be able to print/save their certificate. In addition to this, an e.mail is sent to the candidate containing a link to the certificate. This is the simplest, most convenient way to achieve compliance. Also, a QR code has been added to the certificate, which can be scanned by a smartphone to establish the certificate’s validity.