Moving and Handling

//Moving and Handling
Moving and Handling2018-09-07T10:44:44+00:00

Patient with cerebral palsy using a patient lift.

Overview: This course is designed to make participants aware of all aspects concerning Manual Handling Operations and the principles behind safe practice to reduce accidents and injury.

Outcome: By the end of the course participants will have learnt the techniques and principles for safe moving and handling through a variety of assessment and training methods including practical work.

Topics Covered: Legislation and Guidelines, Employer/Employee Duties, Recording and Reporting, Training requirements, In-house Policies and Procedures, Anatomy and Physiology of the Back, Risk Assessments and Employee Responsibilities

Number of Attendees: 12 maximum