Manual Handling - Patient Handling

A course consisting of both the theory behind safe handling techniques & practical demonstrations using a selection of handling aids.

'Alternative safer methods, not including the lifting of patients'.

The course is in accordance with the latest Backcare guidance and run by tutors with at least 5 years / 1000 hrs Health & safety training.

Course syllabus includes:

  • Health & Safety Legislation
  • Introduction to Ergonomics and Movement
  • Anatomy of Musculoskeletal System
  • Safe & Unsafe Handling Techniques
  • Handling Aids Demos & Practicals

Duration of Course: Approx. Six hours

Number of Delegates: Min 4 - Max 10 persons

Cost of course: For details please contact us

Location: Course to be held at the Client’s Site or Workplace in a training room away from normal working areas, consisting of a teaching & demonstration area

Contact Us:

Cooper Safety Associates
Telephone: 01483 225911