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The course is aimed at delegates working within a care establishment where moving and handling is seen as part of their everyday role.

Overview

Who is the course for?

The course is aimed at delegates working within a care establishment where moving and handling is seen as part of their everyday role.

How will the course be delivered?

The course will involve both theory and practical activities which will demonstrate how to assist individuals from sitting and lying position as well as using practical equipment such as slide sheets, wheel chairs and walking frames to assist with mobility.

What will I study?

The course will cover:

  • Rights and responsibilities
  • Legislation relating to moving and handling
  • Risk assessment
  • Practical demonstration/observation/discussion and participation

Entry Requirements

This is applicable to anyone working within the health and social care sector.

What can I do next?

We offer a wide range of health and social care courses.

For more information

For more information about this course, contact our specialist team on 01254 29 25 00 or email business@blackburn.ac.uk

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