This is a detailed people handling training course designed for all personnel who work within residential and domiciliary settings who, as part of their duties, have to adjust and move individuals.
This People Handling Training course contains definitions on manual handling, the types of injuries received due to incorrect practice and basic anatomy of the spine and muscles within the body. Factors which contribute to safer handling and good base movement are also covered. The course includes different hoists and slings, discussing their uses, limitations and the correct ways in which to apply them.
Please note: The practical equipment (bed & hoist) are essential to this training and will need to be made available for delegate use on the day.