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Manual Handling - Refresher (Afternoon)

Venue
Acorn Health & Safety Ltd, Tower Lane Business Park, Tower Lane, Warmley
venue
Event Tutors
HR Workforce Development
tutors
Admin Contact
HR Workforce Development (HRWorkforceDevelopment@southglos.gov.uk)
Target Audience
External Care Providers / Social Care Staff
target audience
Event Types
Course (daytime)
Course categories
Health and Safety
Health and Safety subcategories
Manual Handling / General Health, Safety and Wellbeing
Event description
This half day course is an annual refresher for individuals working in adult social care settings where they have responsibilities for moving people. This course will enable you to build on your existing knowledge and practice. Delegates will be expected to demonstrate how they move people and share knowledge through working on scenarios. This course is designed to be a refresher for anyone working in adult social care with responsibilities for moving people and attendees. Delegates from partner agencies will need to evidence that they have attended a manual handling course in the previous 18 months. Please make sure you wear suitable clothing and footwear as there is a practical aspect to this training.
Learning outcomes
- An understanding of relevant legislation. - Use a variety of handling equipment. - Demonstrate safe methods of handling people. - Demonstrate awareness of risk assessment. - Basic principles of using specific equipment in your role.
Start Date
Wednesday 19 June 2019
End Date
Wednesday 19 June 2019
Closing Date
Tuesday 18 June 2019
Times
13:30 - 16:30
Maximum Places
12 
Cost
£40.00 
Number of Sessions
1
Certificate expiry
No
Pass/Fail event
No