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RoSPA Level 4 Award in Safer People Handling Risk Assessment and Care Planning

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RoSPA Level 4 Safer People Handling Risk Assessment and Planning

The RoSPA Level 4 Safer People Handling Risk Assessment and Planning course is designed to equip learners with the knowledge and skills necessary to evaluate risks, conduct comprehensive risk assessments and develop individual handling plans in the context of safer people handling situations. This 2 day course is targeted at individuals currently working in people handling roles within health and social care environments.

What does the RoSPA Level 4 Safer People Handling Risk Assessment and Planning Course cover?

Delivery Methods:

Face-to-face classroom in-house:
Open course prices available upon request.

Duration:

2 days
 

   

Managing risks in people handling: Participants explore why managing risk is crucial in the context of safer people handling

   

Principles of effective risk assessment: The course provides a detailed exploration of the general principles that form the basis of effective risk assessment

   

Ergonomic assessment and risk reduction: A specific focus is placed on ergonomic risk assessment, where participants learn to evaluate and address risks related to the physical aspects of people handling

   

Risk assessment tools: Participants are introduced to a variety of tools and methodologies used in risk assessment. This section equips them with the skills to choose and apply the most appropriate tools for specific scenarios

   

Hands-on demonstration: The course incorporates hands-on learning through practical demonstrations. Participants have the opportunity to apply their knowledge in simulated scenarios based on the findings of risk assessments

   

Recording risk assessment and handling plan: Understanding the importance of documentation, participants learn how to effectively record the results of their risk assessments and translate these findings into individual handling plans.

   

Reviewing assessments and plans: The course includes a segment on reviewing risk assessments and handling plans. Participants learn the significance of ongoing assessment and how to adapt plans to evolving situations.

   

Upon successfully finishing this course you will be able to:

 
Evaluate health and safety legislation:

Understand and assess health and safety, welfare and regulatory legislation in the context of safer people handling practices.
 

Conduct safer people handling risk assessment:

Complete a safer people handling risk assessment aligned with current best practices related to health, safety, welfare and regulatory legislation.

Develop individual handling plans:

Create and justify balanced and person-centered individual handling plans based on the findings of a safer people handling risk assessment.
 

Benefits of the course:

 


For employers

  • Latest risk assessment tools: Equip your employees with the latest tools for risk assessment in safer people handling
  • Reduced risk of MSDs: Mitigate the risk of Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs) within your organisation
  • Compliance with legislation: Ensure compliance with relevant health and safety legislation.

 

 


For delegates

  • Reduced risk of injury: Experience a reduced risk of injury through comprehensive risk assessment and planning
  • Confident risk assessment: Learn how to confidently assess risks and record handling plans based on the risk assessment
  • Efficient moving principles: Identify efficient moving principles that promote dignity and independence.
 

 

For employers

  • Latest risk assessment tools: Equip your employees with the latest tools for risk assessment in safer people handling
  • Reduced risk of MSD's: Mitigate the risk of Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs) within your organisation
  • Compliance with legislation: Ensure compliance with relevant health and safety legislation.
 
 

For delegates

  • Reduced risk of injury: Experience a reduced risk of injury through comprehensive risk assessment and planning
  • Confident risk assessment: Learn how to confidently assess risks and record handling plans based on the risk assessment
  • Efficient moving principles: Identify efficient moving principles that promote dignity and independence.
 
  

This course is tailored to meet your needs if:

  Current employment in health and social care: This course is specifically designed for individuals actively working in roles that involve people handling within the health and social care sector.

Advanced qualification requirement: To enrol in the RoSPA Level 4 Safer People Handling Risk Assessment and Planning course a prerequisite is the successful completion of a Level 3 Safer People Handling qualification.

Commitment to self-directed study: Recognising the importance of preparedness, this course expects participants to engage in pre-course self-directed study. This proactive approach not only enhances your understanding of the materials but also ensures that you enter the course with a solid foundation.

Why choose the RoSPA Level 4 Safer People Handling Risk Assessment and Planning course?

 
   

Expertise:
Participants have the distinct advantage of tapping into RoSPA's wealth of experience in safety training

   

Relevant content:
Designed to address the specific challenges encountered in safer people handling within health and social care. Acquire insights directly relevant to the work environment

   

Practical demonstration:
Participants actively participate in practical demonstrations based on the findings of risk assessments

   

Dignity and independence:
Beyond the technical aspects of risk assessment the course emphasises the significance of principles that uphold dignity and independence in people handling

   

Comprehensive training:
Receive comprehensive training covering the reasons for managing risk, general principles of risk assessment, ergonomic risk assessment, risk reduction, risk assessment tools and more.

 
  

Ready to enhance your expertise in safer people handling? Join the RoSPA Level 4 course now and equip yourself with the knowledge and skills needed for effective risk assessment and planning. Ensure the safety and wellbeing of both caregivers and those under their care. Enrol today to elevate your capabilities in
health and social care environments!



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