Nurses must have passed their interview as a minimum.
The toll of injuries to nurses, carers and all others who care for people bears testimony to the inescapable fact that manually lifting people or supporting the weight of people is dangerous
You will receive 3 CPD points by attending this Manual Handling course. Morning and afternoon sessions are run at each location. Morning sessions are 9.00am - 12.30pm and afternoon sessions are 1.00pm - 4.30pm. Please only attend the session time that you are booked on. Finishing times will vary depending on the size of the group and any late attendees
The ‘Handling and Safe Movement of People’ half day update is a course that will:
Prior to the course, delegates will be forwarded a Test of Comprehension (quiz) which you will need to complete for the trainers to mark and review as part of the course.
Delegates will also receive an Individual Training Record and binder with all course handouts included.
Review of legislation
Review of Musculo-skeletal health and good posture
Patient risk assessment and care plan
Bed work - using an electric four section height adjustable profiling bed, types of slide sheets and their uses, review of techniques including unsafe practice.
Hoist work – Using a hoist: pre-use checks, choosing and using a sling, positioning a sling, review of techniques including unsafe practice.
|Practical session continued - Hoisting and bed work|
|Practical session - sit to stand|
|Summary and close|
|Location||ID Medical, ID House, Unit 1 Mill Square, Milton Keynes, MK12 5ZD|
|CPD Points||3 points|
Switching your place to a future course is not possible. Please note the following cancellation fees apply:
^Minus a £10 admin fee.
ID Medical reserves the right to cancel the course and make a refund in full or transfer the booking if an insufficient number of bookings have been received. PLEASE BE MINDFUL OF THIS WHEN MAKING TRAVEL PLANS.