Moving and Handling For Care – Initial Training
This course is for those new to the health and social care industry or new to caring for someone requiring support.
The course blends knowledge and practical activity. You will be continuously assessed throughout the day and look at the use of equipment including hoists, glide sheets and wheelchairs. We will look at reasons for moving and handling in particular ways and you will be supported to develop safe techniques.
Duration: 09:00 – 16:00, 2 day course
Cost: £150 per person
Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a Moving and Handling certificate which will require an update in one year.
You will be continuously assessed throughout the day.
This could help those looking for work in the health and social care industry to access jobs. The course also provides a good grounding for those new to the role.