Why is this training important?
This qualification has been developed to ensure that Care sector employees are equipped with a basic knowledge of health and safety in the care environment, including the duties under UK health and safety legislation.
This qualification requires no former knowledge of health and safety and is therefore ideal as part of a Health and Safety induction programme. It can also form part of ongoing refresher training designed to improve the health and safety culture in the care workplace
Who needs this training/ qualification?
Anyone working, or hoping to work, in the Care environment.
- The importance of health and safety in the workplace
- The scope of hazards and risks in the workplace
- The requirements for workplace procedures