Manual Handling Workshop: Moving and Handling People and Objects

Bespoke Training Course

Course Overview

In health and social care, the act of moving and handling is inevitable. Ensuring that such tasks are carried out safely is imperative not only for the care givers but also for the service users. This hands-on workshop delves deep into understanding the risks associated with moving individuals and introduces participants to thorough risk assessment. More so, it arms them with the knowledge to prevent musculoskeletal disorders through proficient handling techniques.

Course Content

Throughout this transformative course, participants will cover a range of topics, including:

  1. Risk Recognition: Understand the consequences and costs linked to improper load management.
  2. Effective Load Management: Recognize how optimal load management can significantly benefit individuals.
  3. No-lift Policy: Get acquainted with the need, requirements, and benefits of a minimum handling policy.
  4. Legalities & Obligations: Discover both employer and employee responsibilities concerning manual handling, and get well-versed with critical legislation relevant to the field.
  5. Anatomy & Injury Prevention: A dive into understanding the spine, vertebrae, the causes of back pains, and injuries.
  6. Equipment Mastery: From hoists to slide sheets, grasp the operational know-how of various manual handling equipment through demonstrations.

Who Is This Course For?

This workshop is tailored for all individuals, with special modules designed for those in Theatres, Maternity, Adult, and Paediatrics.

Course Pre-Requisites

Participants must be physically fit and healthy. It's vital to wear the correct footwear and clothing. Please note that delegates will be required to simulate the role of a patient, so trousers are a must to maintain one's dignity.

Course Details

Programme cost: £800 +VAT

*Pricing Per Day

Funding: Commercial

Mode Of Delivery: Face to Face Attendance Required

Course Length: 1 Day

Manual Handling Training Programme

Enquire About This Training Course

How To Get In Touch...

Dynamic Training UK Ltd,
Unit 7, Brook Business Centre,
Cowley Mill Road,

Phone: 020 8607 7850


How To Find Us

View All Training Programmes
Apprenticeship Learners

See all of Dynamic Training's bespoke training programmes currently on offer and find one which is right for your workforce.

About Dynamic Training
Apprenticeship Coach With Learners

Dynamic Training cares deeply about creating an inclusive and accessible enviroment for our learners. We have a proud record of getting the best out of every learner and adjusting our training to suit their particular learning needs.

Learn more about how Dynamic Training has provided a positive and accessible learning environment.

Get In Touch
Apprenticeship Learner On Call

Your healthcare apprenticeship or bespoke healthcare training programme is just a few clicks away. Let us know how we can help you, and a member of our team will get back to you as soon as possible.