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Handling and Moving Two Day Basic Induction Course

Name of the session

 Handling and Moving Two Day Basic Induction Course

Description of course

Welcome to  Handling and Moving Two Day Basic Induction

“Keeping people safer in their work, lives and communities”

This is an essential part of your learning and will be delivered over two full days.

The two day course is for anyone who has not undertaken manual handling before or in more than two years and wished to keep themselves and others safe that they support.  All aspects of manual handling are covered and everyone who attends will be encouraged to get involved through a range of conversations, demonstrations on safe and efficient techniques and manoeuvres. We will have practical sessions on how to use current equipment such as wheelchairs, hoists, stand aids, slings, glide sheets and lots more. We hope the course will encourage everyone to think and promote safer ways of working while looking after their own health and those of others either in work, life or the community.

So all we ask is you come along and get involved.       

Who is it for?

This is essential learning is for everyone.

What will I learn?

This session will aim to support you in:

  • To have awareness and understanding of current legislative framework and the importance of the law and how this impacts on your daily working practice, in life and community care.
  • To have understanding of safe and efficient movement in relation to your own health, those who you are caring for and work colleagues within the community care sector. 
  • To enable knowledge, confidence, guidance and practical skills of how to use all relevant equipment which is used within Perth & Kinross.   

Where is the session

All  Handling and Moving  Training is held at the Learning and Development Training Suite, Beechgrove House.

How to book

February       2019             6th &   7th

March             2019          20th & 21st

April                2019          10th & 11th

May                 2019          15th & 16th

June                2019          12th & 13th

July                 2019          24th & 25th

August          2019          21st & 22nd

September 2019         18th & 19th

October      2019          30th & 31st

November 2019          27th & 28th