Who should attend?
This manual handling training course has been designed for anyone working within an environment where there is a need for the moving and handling of people. It is ideal for anyone working withing the care sector who on a daily basis who use equipment to aid in the process of manual / moving handling of people. It also covers the moving and handling of inanimate loads.
The course will cover:
- Basic anatomy of the spine
- Risk assessment
- Benefit/consequences of manual handling
- Modules A-F of the All Wales Passport
Benefits of the course
By attending this course manual handling course, learners will receive a great deal of information to allow them to carry out their roles within their workplaces, safely and efficiently. This qualification is recognised throughout Wales and is part if the minimum standards for CSSIW. Each learner will gain an understanding of using different pieces of equipment for the moving and handling of people.
QCF Level 2 Diploma in Health & Social Care.This course covers the Moving & Handling unit, 'Move and position individuals in accordance with their plan of care'. Please find below the relevant units for the applicable awarding bodies:
- EDI - Unit CU2645
- City & Guilds - Unit 4222-232
- Edexcel - Unit 68
- SSC Ref - HSC 2028
Throughout the course, learners will have sessions of questions & answers, alongside activities and exercises. Learners will complete a multiple choice test paper on manual handling and learners will also be assessed through the practical elements of moving & handling.