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Slips, trips and falls are the most common workplace injuries. Understanding your responsibilities and how to implement preventative measures are the first steps to keeping yourself safe.

You need to protect yourself from accidents and make sure that you understand and comply with your workplace’s health and safety requirements.

This course will enable employers and employees to reduce the risks of slips, trips, and falls in the workplace.

Course content

Modules you will cover in this Slips, Trips and Falls online training:

  1. Module 1 - Legislation, duties, and types of hazards - In this module you will look at legislation, specified injuries and RIDDOR, facts and figures, hazards at work, common hazards, injuries and consequences.
  2. Module 2 - How to undertake a risk assessment - In this module you will look at risk management, spotting hazards, likelihood and severity of risk, risk control hierarchy and barriers.
  3. Module 3 - Slips hazards and control measures - In this module you will look at common slip hazards, contributing factors, prevention, cleaning, floor material, appropriate footwear, good housekeeping, and environmental factors.
  4. Module 4 - Trip hazards and control measures - In this module you will look at common trip hazards, contributing factors, maintenance, high risk areas and prevention.
  5. Module 5 - Fall hazards and control measures - In this module you will look at common fall hazards, how to prevent, minimise, and avoid, the hierarchy of fall protection, planning, terms you might hear, open sided platforms and scaffolding.


Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

All of our courses are certified. This is done by the CPD certification Service. They have been inspected by an independent assessor and meet national standards.

Is this course right for me?

Everyone can benefit from having a better understanding of learning disabilities, not just in the workplace but in wider society.  By completing this course many preconceived ideas about learning disabilities may be challenged and you will have a increased understanding of the challenges people face, but also the capabilities of people with learning disabilities.

On completion of this course you will be able to print your CPD certified certificate. This can be used as evidence for compliance, audit or CPD hours.  

Remember, if you need to purchase multiple courses you may be eligible for a discount. Contact us to see how we can help you.


  • Fully online course with assessment at the end of each module

  • CPD certified by the CPD certification Service

  • CPD certificate available to download upon completion

  • Audio option (read aloud)

  • Optional learner file resource

  • Approximate 2 hour duration

Optional Formal Accreditation

Most of our courses have the option for formal accreditation through Open College Network West Midlands.

What does this mean?

Whilst all of our courses are CPD certified as standard, formal accreditation is done through a National Awarding Body.

What level are the courses?

The majority of our courses are all at a level 2.

How many credits does this course quality for?

This course is a single credit value.

Do I need to do any extra work?

You will be required to compete a learner file which is available once logged in. This is an enabled PDF so you can type your answer in. You will upload this in your learning area along with your learner registration form. We will then mark your learner file and provide feedback. 

Once this is complete we will put a request in to Open College Network West Midlands for your formal certificate.

How do I get my formal certificate?

This will be posted out to you once we receive it from the awarding body. It is sent recorded delivery.