Manual and People Handling
Who needs this course?
All staff who carry out manual handling work. This could include inanimate objects and people within the Care Industry.
Why is this training important?
To ensure staff know their responsibilities towards keeping themselves and others safe whilst carrying out manual handling duties. For staff to know the Key Areas based on TILE and to adhere to the basic principles of safe manual handling under current legislation.
What does Manual Handling Mean
What Jobs do we do
Injuries caused by manual handling
Back studies including common injuries
Management of Injuries
Ergonomics and Risk Assessment
Duties of Employers and Employees under the legislation
LOLER 1998 REGULATIONS
Safe handling of people in your homes
The importance of communication
Sitting standing walking
Moving a person in a chair
Banned people handling techniques
Duration: 6 hours
Refresher Training: 3 hours
Training Platform: Live Webinar Training