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Date of Next Course: Upon Request
Duration: One Day
Duration: Three Years
The Safe Moving & Handling of Patients training course is designed for organisations who are responsible for assisting a patient with their own movements.
Moving people is the biggest cause of injuries to both staff and service users, with the HSE reporting that approximately 5,000 moving and handling injuries are reported every year, with 2,000 occurring in social care. Keeping your patients safe and contributing to high standards of patient care is critical and essential for maintaining a positive perception within the local community and the overall success of your nursing home and residential care organisation.
This comprehensive training course syllabus covers;
|Health, safety and dignity||Risk and risk assessment|
|Safe handling assessment||Safe handling techniques|
|Sit to stand and stand to sit||Assisted walking|
|Bed mobility||Slings, hoists and ancillary movement|
|Emergency patient movement||Special patient groups|
|Safe use of wheelchairs|
Unique Challenges Associated With Moving Patients
Unique risks and challenges associated with the movement of patients include:
The benefits for your nursing home booking delegates onto our specialised Safe Moving & Handling of Patients training course includes;
The benefits for your organisation booking delegates onto our specialised Safe Moving & Handling of Patients training course includes;
Our Safe Moving & Handling of Patients training course is primarily aimed at the health and care sector and provides the following delegate learning outcomes;
Upon successfully completion of the Safe Moving & Handling of Patients 1 Day training course, delegates will receive certification.
If you hold a health and safety related-role within your business, you may find these additional resources useful;
Related Health & Safety Legislation Links
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Safe Moving and Handling
Course Code: S04
Location - HFR Solutions Training Centre, Hessle
Duration - 5 Hours
Closed Course Information
Price per course - £495.00 + VAT
Max 12 delegates
Discuss your course requirements with a member of our team or request a call-back.