Nursing and Care Home Outdoor Maintenance 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 carrying out outdoor maintenance activities and to avoid the possibility of accidents occurring within a nursing and care home environment. 

Modules

  • Overview
  • General Outdoor Safety
  • Hazardous Outdoor Maintenance Equipment
  • Lifting Equipment
  • Pressure Equipment
  • Strimming and Brushcutting
  • The Use of Flammable Substances & Hot Work
  • PPE
  • Allergies & Dermatitis
  • Working in Adverse Weather Conditions
  • Pest Control
  • Hazardous Substances
  • Manual Handling
  • Electrical Safety
  • Lone Working

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.