Certificate in falls prevention awareness

This Level 2 course has been designed to develop your understanding of the consequences of a fall, as well as the risks which could cause a fall and how to prevent them from happening in the future.

Carer works with a family in falls prevention awareness
Course overview

At a glance




6 weeks



About the course

This course will give you an in-depth understanding of the impact of falls, how to prevent them and help you patient to move forward after their fall.

This short course will run via weekly webinars, giving you the opportunity to do your coursework at home. You will receive a professional Level 2 qualification awarded to you by TQUK.


Is this course right for you?

This course is suitable for anyone over the age of 19 and working in the health and social care sector. Whether you are at a junior or senior level it is a valued qualification to apply for.

This course can benefit anyone working in health and social care no matter what level they are at.


Realise epitomises what a positive partnership working can achieve. They are professional and supportive of myself and my staff.

Dr Louise May, Director and Owner of Kare Plus Wirral and Liverpool

Thanks to Realise, we can offer new caregivers a recognised qualification, which has provided us with some amazing new staff.

Michael, Recruitment and Training Manager, Home Instead

What you’ll learn

You will cover a range of topics to help you develop and expand your knowledge and skills.

Learning topics include:

  • Falls within a health and social care context
  • The causes of falls
  • The risk factors involved in falls
  • Falls prevention and assessment of falls after they have happened
  • Managing falls and reducing impact on the patient

How you’ll learn

Throughout the course you will receive support for your learning and have access to a range of resources.

You’ll learn through:

  • Live webinars
  • Remote working
  • Dedicated support
  • Online assessments

Ready to take the next step?

Let’s talk. You’re only a few clicks away from enquiring about this course. Don’t delay, get in touch and start something exciting today!

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to complete the falls prevention course?

Typically, it will take around six weeks to complete the falls prevention training.

How will this course be taught?

The falls prevention course will be taught by weekly webinars, giving you the opportunity to do your coursework at home.