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Managing Health and Safety in Healthcare - Safety Management Free Course

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  • Description
  • Outcome
  • Certification
  • This free course aims to provide healthcare line managers and department heads with an introduction to managing occupational health and safety. The full course consists of six modules and is suitable for all healthcare settings.

    This module, Module 2 , introduces you to Safety Management in Healthcare . It can be studied as a stand alone module or as part of the full course.

    Module 2 is split into five topics:

    • Topic 1: Safety Statement,
    • Topic 2: Safe Systems Of Work,
    • Topic 3: Safety Consultation,
    • Topic 4: Information, Instruction, Training And Supervision, and
    • Topic 5: Investigation Of Accidents And Incidents.


    Please note that the module is intended as an overview and may need to be supplemented by more specific training and / or specialised advice.

  • At the end of this module you should be able to:

    • explain how to manage occupational health and safety in a healthcare environment

    • identify the components and describe the function of a safety statement

    • recognise the importance of safety consultation in the workplace

    • recognise the value of information, instruction, training and workplace supervision, and

    • outline the steps in an accident investigation

  • All Alison courses are free to study. To successfully complete a course you must score 80% or higher in each course assessments. Upon successful completion of a course, you can choose to make your achievement formal by purchasing an official Alison Diploma, Certificate or PDF.

    Having an official Alison document is a great way to share your success. Plus it’s:

    • Ideal for including in CVs, job applications and portfolios
    • An indication of your ability to learn and achieve high results
    • An incentive to continue to empower yourself through learning
    • A tangible way of supporting the Alison mission to empower people everywhere through education.

Modules List( 1 )
  • Managing Health and Safety in Healthcare – Safety Management
    • Module Outline (Introduction)
    • Topic 1: Safety Statement
    • Topic 2: Safe Systems Of Work
    • Topic 3: Safety Consultation
    • Topic 4: Information, Instruction, Training And Supervision
    • Topic 5: Investigation Of Accidents And Incidents
    • Summary and Assessment
Topics List ( 7 )
Managing Health and Safety in Healthcare – Safety Management
This course presents learners with an outline of how to successfully manage occupational health and safety in the workplace. The content highlights the importance of safe systems of work, safety consultation and employee instruction, information and training in maintaining a safe workplace. Learners are also introduced to the principles of accident investigation.
Course Features
  • Publisher

    Health and Safety Authority

  • Video

    No

  • Audio

    No

  • Assessment

    Yes

  • Certification

    Yes

  • Price

    Free

  • Reward

    50 Pts

  • Responsive

    No

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