Care Home Health and Safety

Care home health and safety

Health and Safety is a key training area. This video-based course explains health and safety procedures relating to all aspects of the subject within the care home, not only regarding service users but also staff, contractors and visitors, making your care home a safe place to work and live.
Subjects covered include:
Legal Duties • Competent Person • Contractors • Medication • Fire Safety • Security within the Home • Who is at Risk? • RIDDOR • Dangerous Occurrences • Diseases • Missing Clients • First Aid • Infection Control • COSHH • Managing Waste • The National Colour Coding System • Sharps Disposal • Clinical Waste • Blood Borne Infections • Water Temperatures • Legionella • Safe Handling of Food • Manual Handling • Lifting Techniques • Floors and Stairs • Lighting • Windows and Ventilation • Lifts • Smoking • Electrical Safety • Kitchen Safety • Laundry Safety • Stress Management • Challenging Behaviour • Health and Safety Check List



Format Video-based eLearning
Course Duration   
50 Minutes approximately
Course Content
30 Interactive Video Chapters, Assessment Quiz and a CPD Accredited Certificate
Consultant Peter Phillips, MCIEH & CMIOSH, LRB Consulting
Standards England

Care Certificate Standard 13


RQF: Health, safety and wellbeing in care settings (Level 2 Diploma in Care), Promote health, safety and wellbeing in care settings (Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care, Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support)


All Wales Induction Framework for Health and Social Care (AWIFHSC) Sections 5, 6 & 7


National Care Standards

Northern Ireland

NISCC's Induction Standards 

References The Care Certificate, AWIFHSC

Client reviews:

“We have found the videos to be of a very high standard and very professional”

Brian Hilton, CIC (Community Integrated Care)

"The quality of filming is good and easy to watch"

Helen Dean - PS Recruitment Specialist