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Course Overview: Moving and Assisting of People


Welcome to the Moving and Assisting of People course. In this course, we will cover essential topics related to manual handling, fall prevention, and the proper use of equipment. Feel free to reach out to us for assistance during the course via phone, email, or online chat.

Course Structure

The course is organized into categories, each containing multiple videos. You can pause, rewatch, and navigate through the videos at your convenience. We regularly update our courses, ensuring you have access to the latest materials and new videos as they become available.

Overview of Course Content

Here's a breakdown of the course content:

Section 1: Introduction and Regulations

In this section, we provide an introduction to moving and assisting people. Topics covered include patient dignity, relevant regulations, acts, and guidelines in manual handling. You will also learn about the importance of correct lifting techniques and the duties of managers.

Section 2: Lifting Safely and Prevention

This section focuses on lifting techniques to ensure safety and prevent injuries. Topics include assessing individual movements, back and spinal injury prevention, slips, trips, and falls, pushing and pulling techniques, and the importance of team lifting. Demonstrations will be included to enhance your understanding.

Section 3: Demonstrations of Safe Movement Techniques

Throughout the course, you will have access to demonstrations that illustrate the safe use of handling slings, transfer boards, slide sheets, and chair-to-chair transport. These practical examples will equip you with the necessary skills to move and position individuals safely.

Section 4: Falls and Fall Prevention

In this section, you will learn how to assist someone who is falling, prevent falls, and provide support for individuals while walking. These techniques are crucial for maintaining safety and preventing injuries.

Section 5: Equipment Usage and Demonstrations

The final section focuses on the proper use of equipment. Demonstrations will guide you through the usage of turntables, walking frames, wheelchairs, slings, and hoists. Understanding how to operate these tools safely is essential for effective assistance.

Continuous Updates and Support

We regularly update our courses to ensure you have access to the most relevant and up-to-date materials. Should you have any questions or require assistance during the course, our team is available via phone, email, or online chat.

Enhance your skills in manual handling, fall prevention, and the proper use of equipment. Start the course today and develop your expertise in safely moving and assisting people.