Falls Prevention Training 

Prevention is much better than the cure; especially if that cure requires surgery, physiotherapy and months of support. Ensuring the safety of the people you support is paramount for your organisation.  

 

 

What is Falls Prevention Training? 

Falls prevention, does what it says on the tin; it helps prevent people using your services from falling. However, it does much more than this. This course helps your staff become more adept at risk assessing, thinking procedures through and becoming more risk aware.  
 
 
Anyone can experience a fall, however certain medical condition often greatly increase the risk of falling. These include experiencing dementia, Parkinson's Disease, motor neurone disease and a stroke to mention but a few. Having a team who have a deep understanding of preventing falls can be valuable asset to your service.  
 

What Are The Benefits of This Course? 

 
There are plenty of benefits to undertaking this course, from your staff understanding how to prevent potential safeguarding incidents, unnecessary hospital admissions, permanent disability and the pain and upset that come with this for the people involved. A fall for someone elderly can often be life changing. Understanding how to prevent this from happening can be life saving.  
 
Through undertaking this course, your staff will gain the knowledge to better protect the people using your service. They will also gain a better understanding of how people's medical conditions affect them, opening their eyes to what it's like living with that condition. This helps your staff become even more empathetic towards your service users.  
 

Who’s It For? 

Our course is perfect for cares, senior carers, nurses, clinical leads, deputy managers, home managers and even regional managers and care home owners. As with all out training, we tailor it to suit the needs of the people we are training. This means our session can be tailored for care staff or for home managers and everyone in between.  

Why Choose Us 

Training was amazing I feel I learnt so much even going in with a bit of knowledge already!! He made it fun and very interesting!! 
Paige - Carer (5 Star Trustpilot Review) 
They are very friendly and knowledgeable, making the atmosphere conducive to learning. I definitely recommend anyone in Health and social care to get in touch with Leicestershire Training team 
Vee - Manager (5 Star Trustpilot Review) 
The trainer who ran the training sessions today did a fantastic job! He has an amazing sense of humour and made difficult topics fun and engaging, 
Vanessa - Carer (5 Star Trustpilot Review) 
Always very informative about the specified subject. Without these training courses we wouldn't get to know detailed things about the aspects of a patients disabilities. 
Kim - Senior Carer (5 Star Google Review) 

All of our courses include complimentary free certificates as well as handouts.  

 
Whats Covered? 
 
The whole session is taught in an interactive and engaging way, helping your staff to not only learn more, but remember more too: 
 
What is a fall 
Who's at risk of falling 
Which environmental, sensory and chemical factors influence a fall 
The consequence of falling 
The risk to injury 
How to reduce the risk of falls 
Who can support you 
How to risk assess and care plan for falls 
How to document and report falls effectively 
 
 
 
Course Details  
 
Here are some details about the course to help you decide whether or not its for you.  
 
 
This is a 4 hour - Full day course 
This course can be taught at your venue or via Zoom, whichever you prefer 
This course is certificated and handouts are provided for free 
The certification for the course lasts one year 
The course is taught by a professional with real experience of this topic 
The price of this course depends on the size of the group; however we pride ourselves on being affordable for all. please contact us for more information.  
 
 
 

Training with the Leicestershire Training Team 

 
Training is one of the most important aspects of anyone's working life, however it is commonly a source of boredom, resulting in a poor retainment of information. This is why we started thinking about training differently. For us, the training needs to be engaging as well as informative, so what you learn today, will be remembered tomorrow.  
 
Training with us is a unique experience, with a potent mixture of fun, interactivity, real life experience and expert advice. We only use trained professionals, such as our nurse trainers, to deliver our training. This way you are taught by someone with real hands on experience.  
 
Want to Book or Ask us Some Questions First?  

Check out our other Mandatory Training Courses 

CARE PLANNING AND RISK ASSESSMENTS 

FALLS PREVENTION 

MANUAL HANDLING AND MOVING & HANDLING 

PERSON CENTERED CARE & DIGNITY 

CATHETER AND STOMA CARE 

FOOD HYGIENE 

MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION 

PRESSURE AREA CARE 

END OF LIFE CARE & EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION 

HEALTH AND SAFETY 

MENTAL CAPACITY ACT & DOLS 

SAFEGUARDING ADULTS 

EQUALITY, DIVERSITY & INCLUSIVITY 

INFECTION CONTROL AND COSHH 

PEG CARE AND PEG FEEDING 

WOUND MANAGEMENT & REPORTING 

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