Health & Safety for the Healthcare Industry
CPD Certified Online Training Approved by Skills for Care

Healthcare Health and Safety Level 2 (VTQ) at a glance

  • 3-year nationally recognised certificate
  • 2 hours and 36 minutes of engaging video training
  • Video access for 8 months
  • Printable wall certificate
  • CPD time credit conformation
  • Includes manual & other downloads
  • Free weekly video refresher
  • Evidence Based Training certificate
£24.95 + VAT
Group Rates also available

The healthcare health & safety course is aimed at anyone who requires a course in health and safety awareness. It is designed to meet the Health and Safety regulations and covers regulations, precautions, planning, risk assessing, PPE, individual sectors, what causes accidents, employer/employee responsibilities, RIDDOR, COSHH, first aid, workstation/VDU safety, working at heights, gas safety, occupational health, infection control, electricity, enforcement and the dangers and links in the regulations in fire and manual handling.

This course is designed to also meet the increasing need for healthcare workers to have a comprehensive mix of training courses so we have combined Health and Safety with other subjects in one course to make it easier and cheaper to get qualified.  The course covers more than just the usual health and safety subjects to give one course that meets multiple needs.  The training needs of the healthcare industry are ever-expanding and you can add extra courses on to this course to meet your exact needs.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

  • Healthcare workers
  • Locus
  • Care staff
  • Doctors
  • Nurses

This course comes with 4.0 hrs (6.0 class) of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 2 hours and 36 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

For the full contents of our online course, please visit our Healthcare Health and Safety Training site.

  • Health and Safety
  • Health and Safety Law
  • COSHH
  • RIDDOR
  • Fire Safety
  • Risk assessments
  • Occupational Health
  • Slips, Trips, and Falls
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Workplace policies and procedures
  • Workplace and Personal Security
  • Lone workers
  • Caldicott Principles
  • Information Governance 
  • Data Protection
  • Handling of Violence and Aggression
  • Complaints Handling
  • ProTrainings Health and Safety Awareness level 1 & 2 student manual V7.0
  • Adult CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • CQC website link
  • CQC website link
  • Colour Coding in hospitals leaflet
  • Costs to Britain of workplace fatalities and self-reported injuries and ill health, 2015/16 - link to an HSE document
  • Essentials of health and safety at work link to HSE website
  • Example risk assessment for an office-based business from the HSE link
  • Find a classroom course locally
  • Find out what other courses are available as video online, blended and classroom courses nationally on our course finder
  • First Aid at Work Regulations 1981 HSE document
  • Free student first aid program leaflet
  • Guidance for safer handling during resuscitation in healthcare settings - UK Resuscitation Council
  • HSE 5 steps to Risk Assessing link to HSE website
  • HSE CHIP Regulations
  • HSE DSE/VDU safety leaflet
  • HSE Using electric storage batteries safely INDG139
  • HSE brief guide to the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR)
  • HSE details on PAT testing leaflet link
  • HSE guide to COSHH
  • HSE guide to PPE
  • HSE guide to the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 19
  • HSE guide to working at height
  • HSE leaflet on Getting to grips with hoisting people and check list
  • HSE leaflet on finding Asbestos
  • HSE newsletter on the use of ladders
  • Health and Safety in Care Homes HSE document link
  • HeartSine 350 Information Leaflet
  • Home Emergency Contact Sheet
  • Link to ICO Website
  • Link to the HSE website
  • ProTrainings - Using an AED Leaflet
  • RIDDOR October 2013 Changes
  • RIDDOR link to the HSE guide
  • Sign up for free Student First Aid - use code SCH-376-61-571
  • Skills for Care Website
  • Step by Step Guide to COSHH HSE Guide - Link to HSE website
  • The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations Approved Code of Practice and guidance
  • The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005
  • Visit the First Aid Show free for first aid and medical videos
  • Workplace Accident Book
  • Workplace Emergency Contact Sheet
  • Workplace Exposure Limits (WEL) HSE leaflet

What People are Saying

“Very well put in place course, met all the criteria”

- Adebisi, Health care assistant from London

“Very easy to access the course I needed. Reasonably priced and informative. Very good experience. Made use of the 10% discount as a returning customer.”

- Gillian, RGN from Worcestershire
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