• Training Room

    Carer's - Manual Handling for Carers.
    Provider   Organisational and Staff Development Unit

    This manual handling briefing session provides guidance for manual handling activities undertaken by carers e.g. moving and assisting of people. The briefing aims to provide sufficient information to help carers reduce the risk of injury from moving and assisting activities,

Duration 1 hour 30 mins

Course Type Webinar

Booking Status Waiting List

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Target Audience: All Caring Staff & Students

 

This manual handling briefing session provides guidance for manual handling activities undertaken by carers e.g. moving and assisting of people.

The briefing aims to provide sufficient information to help carers reduce the risk of injury from moving and assisting activities, and will:

·       Identify different types of manual handling / moving and assisting activities;

·       Explain why correct manual handling principles are important;

·       Describe how to apply the HSE guidelines for moving and assisting

·       Describe how to safely lift and carry

·       Describe how to avoid, assess and reduce the risks from moving and assisting activities

 



Delivered By: Safety Services

Prerequisites

None