This course will introduce you to the underlying principles relating to moving and assisting.
This unit is designed for all staff who undertake the handling of people within a care environment. The programme complies with the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 (as amended 2002). Manual handling regulations has specific criteria under the Health and Safety etc Act (HSAW) 1974.
By the end of this unit on the principles of moving and assisting safely and practice you will be able to:
Theory and practical
This course covers the following:
Formative: Oral question and answers and observation of tasks
Summative: Competency test