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Moving & Handling People – An Introduction

17th February 2017 @ 9:30 am


Who is it for?

This one day course is suitable for professionals who are not skilled in Moving and Handling of people and who need to be competent.  It is also essential to cover the knowledge and practical requirements of the Care Certificate.

The course will focus on the following areas:

  • Manual Handling Responsibilities and the Law
  • Anatomy of the Spine and Types of Injuries
  • Biomechanics and Ergonomics
  • Safe Lifting Techniques – L.I.T.E
  • Lifting Objects
  • Key Elements of People Moving
  • Risks and Controls related to People Moving
  • People Moving – Risk Assessments/ Personal Plan
  • People Moving Equipment
  • People Moving – Controversial Techniques
  • People Moving – Good Techniques
  • Practical Sessions and Assessments in People Moving

Candidates will be assessed throughout the course and at the end of the course will be competent to provide correct people handling techniques so that risks are reduced to  themselves and those in their care.  09:30 registration for 10am start.  End times will vary. 

Course prices are exclusive of VAT.



17th February 2017
9:30 am
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Caroline Harnett
01245 267071


The Willow Centre
Unit 3 Kingsdale Business Centre
Chelmsford, Essex CM1 1PE United Kingdom
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