Moving & Handling 1 Day – Practical

Who is the course aimed at?

This course is aimed at carers or domestic staff

What does the course cover?

Support for people with reduced mobility
• Chair Support – Assisting a person to sit comfortably in a chair
• Chair Support – Supporting an unsteady person to stand and sit down
• Ambulatory Support – Supporting an unsteady person to walk
• Equipment – Supporting a person to stand through use of equipment
• Falls – Discussion and advice on supporting a person who has fallen

Support for people with low mobility
• Bed techniques – Assisting a person in and out of bed / positioning in bed
• Bed management systems – Assisting a person to reposition using slide sheets / management systems
• Hoisting – Fitting and removing slings correctly in bed and chair
• Hoisting – Transferring from chair to bed; Bed to chair using hoists
• Hoisting – Hoisting from floor (where applicable)

Please read the Terms and Conditions before booking.

Due to the high risk of foot injury no learners wearing open toe shoes will be able to complete a moving and handling course

In-House Courses:

I have read and agree to the In-House Training Protocol (sent via email at initial enquiry)

 

Cost of course:

Member: £15.00
Non-Member: £30.00

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