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Falls Prevention Awareness TQUK Level 2 Certificate (Distance Learning)
Intended audience group: 2, 3, 5
For registered and unregistered front line staff in all health and social care environments (residential, domiciliary, nursing and community), including where relevant primary care.
The purpose of this course is to increase your awareness and understanding of falls and their prevention which will allow you to progress into, or within, employment in healthcare or social care settings.
You will gain knowledge and an understanding of: the impact and consequences of a fall; risks and hazards which contribute to falls and how to reduce the risk of falls.
You will study:
- Impacts, consequences and costs of falls
- Causes of falls
- Preventing Falls
- Best practice and legislation relating to falls