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People Handling Train the Trainer Refresher Course

February 29, 2016 @ 9:30 am - March 1, 2016 @ 4:25 pm | £349.00

Manual Handling Passport Scheme Train the Trainer Course duration 2 days

This scheme has been developed by The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) in order to make the standards of manual handling consistent across the country.

Employers and employees both benefit from having a recognized training standard that can be transferred to new departments and other organisations.

Please note that this is a condensed version of the 4 days Train the Trainer manual Handling course. Participants will already have their certificate and will be refreshing their knowledge and skills to keep up to date with regulations.

It is designed to refresh the knowledge and skills that are required to deliver manual handling training to your own staff.

 

This course covers such topics as:

  • Introduction & Legislation
  • The impact of back injury
  • The laws relating to manual handling
  • The concept of risk assessment and its basis in law.
  • The anatomy, injuries and the spine
  • Principles of lifting and the importance of good posture
  • Recognising controversial moving and handling techniques
  • Techniques used to move people safely without equipment
  • Handling equipment and its use
  • Recommended emergency techniques
  • The theory of hoist and sling use
  • Problem-solving practical exercises
  • Bariatric care
  • Applied practical workstation & simulated practical assessment (including slings & hoist)

 

Learning objectives

  • Understand the importance of important and relevant legislation
  • Recognise the impact of back injury
  • Identify and apply the laws relating to manual handling
  • Understand the concept of risk assessment and its basis in law.
  • Gain knowledge of and understand the anatomy, injuries and the spine
  • Understand the principles of lifting and the importance of good posture
  • Recognising controversial moving and handling techniques
  • Identify and demonstrate techniques used to move people safely without equipment
  • Understand how to handle equipment and its use
  • Identify emergency techniques
  • Understand the theory of and demonstrate use of hoist and sling use
  • Demonstrate problem-solving theory and practice

NOTE: Please let us know directly if you have any learning or disability requirements

Start:
February 29, 2016 @ 9:30 am
End:
March 1, 2016 @ 4:25 pm
Cost:
£349.00
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Organiser:
OACP (Oxfordshire Association of Care Providers)
Phone:
01235 248085
Email:
Website:
https://oacp.org.uk
Venue:
Oxford Options Health and Wellbeing Centre
Awgar Stone Road, Horspath Driftway Oxford Oxfordshire, OX3 7JQ United Kingdom
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Website:
https://www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/cms/content/abingdon-health-and-wellbeing-centre-0

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