Learn Moving and Handling of people; Person Hoist usage and Slide Sheet Transfers of people who are unable to move themselves in a healthcare, domiciliary care or social care environment.
This short 30 minute course explores the moving and handling of people, as might be experienced within a healthcare setting such as a hospital or care home, including domiciliary care environments. Two specific examples include a Slide Sheet Transfer and Movement with a Person Hoist.
Moving & Handling Theory
The theory contained within this course should be supplemented with practical experiences, using equipment that is likely to be encountered as part of the activities to be carried out.This is especially important for people who are new to moving and handling techniques with no previous practical experience.
Provided by Essex Chambers Training. Those who are using this course for renewal training, will benefit from refreshing their understanding of the key elements of manual handling and the moving and handling of people. Supervision in the practical environment should also deliver practical refresher training.