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Manual Handling - Animate Loads
0345 678 5646

Manual Handling of People

This course follows the All Wales NHS Manual Handling Training Passport & Information Scheme and teaches students how to move people at minimal risk to both patients and themselves.

Who is it for?

This course is designed for people in the care industry who move adults as part of their job.

What will you learn?

  • Modules A – F of the All Wales Manual Handling Passport Scheme
  • Principles of moving and handling
  • Spinal anatomy and related injuries
  • Risk assessment and reduction
  • Local policies
  • Emergency procedures
  • Safe moving techniques
  • Using manual handling equipment

How is it assessed?

By a St John trainer/assessor.