Learn techniques for moving and assisting of people. Required training, online, from a Skills for Care Endorsed Provider

Learn techniques for moving and assisting of people. Required training, online, from a Skills for Care Endorsed Provider

Learn techniques for moving and assisting of people. Required training, online, from a Skills for Care Endorsed Provider

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Who needs training in moving and assisting people?

This course is ideal for all workplace requirements, as it includes safer moving and positioning of people as well as manual handling of objects. The course is designed to meet the requirements and recommendations of the HSE Manual Handling Regulations 1992 as well as other relevant regulations and guidelines. It also includes a module on slips, trips and falls.

ProTrainings are Skills for Care Endorsed for both our classroom and e-learning courses. This means that our training meets the high standards expected by Skills for Care.

It can be taken as an online, blended or classroom course by one of our approved instructors. The online course also acts as a good refresher course for those who just need their skills to be refreshed.

This qualification is intended as a further development qualification for those working in areas where the assistance and movement of people is an essential part of their role.Individuals gaining this qualification will learn that any moving and handling must be carried out correctly and recognise the importance of this in ensuring a safer working environment for all. Learners will develop their knowledge and skill in relation to moving and handling, including:

  • The reasons for safe moving and handling
  • The importance of risk assessment
  • The principles of safe manual handling
  • The safe application of manual handling skills

Learners will also develop the specialist knowledge and skills related to moving people safely, including:

  • The personal safety, health and dignity issues relating to the movement of people
  • The importance of risk assessment and handling plans to reduce the risk of injury
  • The principles of use of different types of equipment
  • The safe application of moving people skills

ProTrainings Europe is proud sponsors of Backcare who aim to significantly reduce the burden of back pain by providing information and advice to all people and organisations affected by back pain.

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“This training was better than I have received in person from my local healthcare trust while working for the NHS”

- Samantha, Carer, PA
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“This is an excellent course which is easy to follow and understand. I would recommend this course to any one who requires manual handling / people moving, positioning and handling training. Tim McDonnell RN ”

- Timothy, Registered Nurse (RN)
  • 5.0

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