HS26
Moving and Handling People


This four-hour course deals specifically with the handling people in the workplace, which is most relevant to healthcare workers and providers.
The course focuses on how to minimize handling and lifting, and includes guidance on handling aids and risk assessment.
Who should attend?
The course is designed for all carers who need to lift or handle someone. We ask that attendees already complete our
Moving and Handling Principles course, or an equivalent.
What you will learn?
You will learn to move and handle people safely, so that risks are reduced.
Course content
Risk assessment
Principles of handling people in a care environment
Assisting mobility
Assisting people in chairs
Assisting people in beds
The use of handling aids
Course duration
Four hours
Assessment and certification

Galvyn Training and HR Consultancy Ltd.

Galvyn Training and HR Consultancy Ltd.