Who is the Patient Moving & Handling Course aimed at?
Patient Moving & Handling Course is suitable for professionals who are responsible for the moving and handling of people in hospitals, care homes, day centres, patients’ own homes and the wider community.
The course is also suitable for professionals working for nursing and healthcare agencies.
The Patient Moving & Handling Course: Content
This is a highly practical day course tailored to the needs of the delegates attending. The course covers:
Moving & Handling legislation and legal responsibilities
Anatomy of the spine: how and why injuries occur
Postures to avoid
Demonstration and practise of various handling techniques
Correct use of equipment
Patient Moving & Handling Course: Costs
We can deliver either a half day refresher course or a full day training course at your premises. Please get in touch for a quote. Prices depend on the length of course required, the number of delegates and the location of the training.