Moving & Handling
Moving & Handling Training
This course deals with the moving and handling people in a safe and secure manner, this is relevant to individuals who are involved in manual handling in the workplace. The course focuses on how to minimize handling and lifting, and includes guidance on handling aids and risk assessment.
Moving and Handling injuries account for 40% or work related sickness and absence in the social sector. Of those injuries, 50% can be attributed to moving and handling people. The course is designed for all carers who need to lift or handle someone.
Trainer will assess each candidate by observing during practical sessions and will receive a certificate valid for three years.
What you will learn?
You will learn to move and handle people safely, so that risks are reduced.
The course is delivered as a 6 hour course, courses can be delivered on Saturdays or week days.
Courses can be delivered over two Saturdays or two week days.
Start TimeStarts time 10am and finishes at 16.30 - or 17.00.
Fee£45 per person and with a group booking get 10% discount. Group size maximum 12.
Book your place on this course complete the online booking form.