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
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.
- Principles of handling people in a care environment
- Assisting people in chairs
Assessment and certification
Candidates are assessed by the trainer through observation, and
if successful they will receive a St John Ambulance certificate
valid for three years.
Book your place on this course
In some areas of the UK, this course runs on
demand only. If you would like to arrange a course, please contact
us to arrange one on 0844 770