Moving and Handling

Learners will gain an understanding of the principles and practices of manual handling, people handling and risk assessment. Delegates will need to undergo a practical assessment prior to certification.

Price- £25 or 2500 Newcross training credits  

Duration - 3-hour course

Course Content
 
• To learn how to use (E)LITE as a tool for a risk assessment. 
 
• To understand the basic functions of the Spine 
 
• To learn effective moving principles 
 
• To understand hazards associated with manual handling, common back injuries and appropriate back care. 
 
• Discuss controversial techniques and the outcomes of poor practice 
 
• To learn and demonstrate safer people handling techniques. 
 
• To identify the different type of manual handling equipment and its correct usage. 
 
 Suitable - All staff