Slips, trips and falls accidents account for the largest number of major injuries and reportable lost time in the workplace. No employer is immune from the risk as a slips, trips or falls accident can occur in all types of workplace including offices, construction sites, kitchens or production areas. The Slips,Trips and Falls course helps raise employee awareness of the common causes of these types of accidents and the positive actions they can take to prevent them occurring to themselves and others. The course follows HSE’s general guidance on the subject and ‘Preventing slips and trips at work’ (INDG225) with particular emphasis on the
recommended ‘See it, Sort it’ approach to employee ownership and responsibility.

Aims of the Course

The aim of the course is to make employees aware of the common causes of slips and trips in the workplace and the positive actions they can take towards prevention. At the end of the training trainees will be able to:

  • Describe the main causes associated with slip, trips and falls
  • Identify typical hazards in the workplace
  • Prevent accidents by applying common sense
  • precautions and taking a positive approach to prevention

Who is it for?

The course has been developed for all employees in all types of organisation.

How is it Delivered?

Slips, Trips and Falls is delivered as an eLearning course, online or through a computer network. Employees can use their own electronic devices to gain access from either work or at home. As individuals can bookmark their progress, they are free to work through the modules at their own pace, completing the course over multiple sessions should they wish to do so.

Compliance Record Keeping Easily Solved

As part of this course, you will have access to our Digital Platform SHINE, the Praxis42 learning management system. This convenient platform makes compliance record keeping simple, allowing you to view and manage employee training records and course completions electronically.

Course Summary

Slips,Trips and Falls training from Praxis42 helps all employees to identify common hazards and take positive action to prevent accidents to themselves and others.

Additional information

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Technical Requirements

Please read our eLearning Technical Specification for information about the technical requirements of our courses.