Nursing and Care Home Nursing & Care Staff Safety Essentials

There are a number of risks and hazards which are unique to a nursing and care home business. Employees need to be aware of the sector specific risks and be familiar with the control measures which need to be in place for a safe working environment.

Course Structure

This course is designed to provide employees with training on the specific aspects of working in a nursing and care home, to avoid the possibility of accidents occurring.


  • Overview
  • Movement of Persons & Lifting Equipment
  • Infection Control
  • Sharps
  • Allergies and Dermatitis
  • Cytotoxic Drugs
  • Dispensing, Pharmaceutical Storage & Disposal of Medicines
  • Dealing with Challenging Behaviour

All of these modules contain individual assessments at the end of each module which lead towards final award of certificate.

  • Final certification

The Xact team will give your business a free of charge health and safety assessment to ensure that you are legally compliant. Please contact the Xact Team to arrange your free consultation by clicking on the button.