SPA Module – Slip, Trips and Falls
To build on basic health and safety information by concentrating on risks specifically associated with slips, trips and falls
To ensure delegates understand what slip, trips and falls are, and to be aware of the associated hazards.
On completion of this module delegates will be able to:
Identify key ways of reducing slips, trips and falls hazards.
- Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations
- Pedestrian hazards including: slips, trips, falls from height, striking by moving, flying or falling objects, striking fixed or stationary objects, collisions with moving vehicles
- Items to consider for reducing hazards including; flooring, lighting, housekeeping, obstructions, footwear, pedestrian routes, preventing falls, cleaning, maintenance
- Safe access
Assessment results: will demonstrate an acceptable theoretical understanding and an increase in the awareness of slips, trips and falls and control measures put in place.