Patient Moving & Handling Training Course – Overview
If you’re considering a career involving patient care and the physical moving of people, you will be required by law to have attended a Patient Moving & Handling training course.Fit4Work can provide in-house Patient Moving & Handling Training Courses at a time and location convenient for you.
Who is the Patient Moving & Handling Course aimed at?
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:
- Risk assessments
- 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.