Professional Training in First Aid and Manual Handling - Delivered Nationwide
Patient Handling (1 day)

Patient Handling (1 day)

Ideal for people working in hospitals, nursing homes, ambulances or home helps. This course teaches people how to move incapacitated or semi-incapacitated patients in a safe and controlled manner.

Course Content

  • Manual Handling Legislation
  • Structure of the Back
  • Biomechanics of Manual Handling
  • Performing Manual Handling Risk Assessments
  • Training Exercises to Prevent Manual Handling Injuries
  • Practical Lifting Demonstration
  • Theory Paper

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