Get the knowledge you need to safely carry out work in the health care environment.

This one-day course is designed to be part of either new staff induction or as a refresher course giving an applied overview of manual handling principles and practice for personal care work.

In this course, you will learn how to use manual handling equipment such as hoists and slide sheets. You will also learn how to assist a person you are supporting to transfer safely (e.g. from bed to chair).

On successful completion of this course, you will receive a Statement of Attendance.

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