Accredited Moving & Repositioning Training

First Needs Healthcare Recruitment

This Moving and Repositioning course covers all of the theory, legislation and practical elements. And our training facilities are fully equipped with:

  • Electric patient hoists.
  • Slide sheets.
  • Handling belts.
  • Wheelchairs.
  • Transfer boards and much more.

Because moving and handling is a key part of the working day for most employees. from moving equipment, laundry, catering, supplies or waste to assisting residents in moving.

And poor moving and handling practice can lead to:

  • back pain and musculoskeletal disorders, which can lead to inability to work.
  • moving and handling accidents – which can injure both the person being moved and the employee.
  • discomfort and a lack of dignity for the person being moved.

So you must take action to prevent or minimise the risk of injury.

Accreditied Moving & Repositioning (refresher)

This Moving and Repositioning (refresher) course covers all of the theory and practical elements of People handling. And any changes in the law.And according to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE),  all health and safety training should be refreshed at least annually.Please call David on 01730 858180 for further information on this or any other course.ike us on Facebook to receive notifications of events and special offers.

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