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Alex CC Training

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Manual Handling & Moving of People

Practical & Theory

This face-to-face manual handling course covers both the practical and theory-based elements of Manual Handling & Moving of People.

You will learn how to demonstrate safe moving and handling techniques, how to use a transfer aid and the principles of human movement.

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Alex CC Training

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This is a non-regulated course that has been designed for those who are working in Health & Social Care to gain or refresh their skills and knowledge and to stay up to date with current events.

This course is designed to give you the knowledge and skills you need to assess and reduce these risks when handling people, including ways to avoid lifting altogether, how to lift safely and the equipment that can be used to make the process simpler and safer.

The course is especially suited to environments such as:

•  Residential and care home staff

•  NHS staff

•  Healthcare workers

•  Ambulance staff and paramedics

•  Home help and live-in carers

 

Duration:

This is a classroom-based course of 6 minimum contact hours covering theory and practical-based training courses.

 

Syllabus:
A range of subjects are covered including:

•  Back and spine care

•  Hazards in manual handling

•  Injuries from manual handling injuries and their causes

•  Assessing manual handling situations

•  Principles of safe lifting

•  Ergonomics

•  Mechanical aids, hoists and slings

•  Fitness

•  Manual Handling Operations Regulations

•  Working and communicating as a team

•  Sitting, standing and walking

•  Bed mobility

•  Lateral transfers

 

Assessment:

You will be taught in a very practical, hands-on manner and will be assessed as you go along to ensure you have the required level of understanding of each element.

 

Numbers:

A maximum of 12 students can be accommodated on this course.

Certification:

This is a non-regulated course and will be issued a certificate of attendance once you have successfully completed your training to the satisfaction.

 

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Alex CC Training

We provide practical and engaging courses in Bristol, Bath, South West and all of the UK. All of our courses follow the guidelines set by the HSE and our Ofqual-regulated courses are accredited through Nuco and the FAA. As well as being trained to a very high level all of our instructors are also qualified teachers. At Alex C&C Training our goal is to raise the bar on training in the UK.

CONTACT INFO

Alex C&C Training is UK registered company with its registered office at – 106 Soundwell Road, Bristol

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