Risk Assessment for Care providers
3 hour Awareness course
Aim of the course:
To provide the staff with knowledge on:
Definition of hazard and risk
Risk rating and action planning
Biomechanics and client assessment
Staff will be able to:
Identify the difference between a hazard and a risk
Do a risk assessment within their workplace
Who can take this course?
Any member of staff that has the responsibility of doing risk assessments in the workplace
How many can attend?
A minimum of 3 participants
A maximum of 10 participants
Do I need prior knowledge?
An understanding of Health and Safety Legislation
Information for the Instructor
Please inform the instructor if you have an injury or are pregnant, this is for your own safety
What should I wear on the course and should I bring anything?
Dress Code: Smart Casual or Uniform
Items to bring: Pen & Paper