This course is ideal for those working in adult social care, including day centres, residential homes and nursing homes, and for family carers.
Moving and Handling
Staff certification needs to renewed annually, and this course will cover everything you need to attain your certificate which is fully compliant with the relevant legislation.
About the course:
You will be taught both the practical and theory of lifting, moving and handling techniques. Our emphasis is on the practical side, giving you hands-on experience with hoists, slings and stand aids.
The course covers subjects on -Legal Background, The Spine, Team work, Safe Moving Principles, Risk Assessments, Policies and Procedures, Back Pain Risk Factors and Benefits of Mobility to Residents.