13. Health and Safety

Teaching Resources 

Skills for Care workbook – underpinning knowledge and principles for all health and social care workers

Workplace fire training will be carried out on the worker’s first day. Refreshed every 12 months. https://www.devon.gov.uk/workforcedevelopment/adult-provider-services/core-training/core-training-child/fire

Line Managers will organise the following training as appropriate for the person’s role:

  • Medication
  • People moving or object moving
  • Save a Life (or Emergency First Aid for Team Leaders)
  • Food Safety

Assessment Resources

Skills for Care workbook – questions to evidence your knowledge and understanding

(DCC – model answers are available in the County Wide Best Practice folder)

Observations – link to observations to evidence competence.