This course deals specifically with the handling of people and is relevant to healthcare workers/providers. It follows a minimal handling, lifting policy and importantly risk assessment. 

Description:

This is designed to ensure compliance with Mandatory Training Requirements and will be tailored to suit the training needs of the organisation. The moving and handling sessions are designed to ensure that staff are trained in the most effective, relevant and economic way, taking into account organisational time constraints 

This course deals specifically with the handling of people and is relevant to healthcare workers/providers. It follows a minimal handling, lifting policy and importantly risk assessment. 

The course is designed for all carers who need to left/handle people. 

Course Content:

On completion of the course delegates will know how to move people safely, so that moving and handling risks are reduced to the lowest level by covering the following: 
  • Risk assessment
  • Principles of handling people in a care environment
  • Assisting mobility
  • Assisting people in chairs
  • Assisting people in bed
  • The use of handling aids. 
Certification:

After successful completion of the course and examination a certificate valid for three years is then issued. 

Assessment:

Multiple choice questions and visual assessment

Duration:

1 Day 

Cost:

Upon Enquiry

Dates/Times:

Upon Enquiry


For more information on this training course call Louise on 01706 631417.