This moving and handling of people practical training programme is designed to provide students with the essential knowledge and understanding of the safe process of moving people to prevent injury to themselves and the person being moved. Learners should have already attended a theory session covering all legal aspects and anatomy.
Moving and Handling of People – Practical Training Outline
Working with equipment within your workplace (this course is only available when delivered at your work premises)
Methods and techniques used for moving and transferring
The moving and handling of people training course is delivered in 2 hours and learners must demonstrate a willingness to learn along with interaction of group activities. All learners must participate in the practical sessions. Passing this course requires the learner to demonstrate their ability to safety move and hand people.