Patient Moving and Handling Training - Manual Handling in Healthcare Dublin
- Date Listed28/06/2019
This course is training requirement for carers, healthcare workers, nurses, nursing homes staff, first aiders, people working in hospitals and respite centers, hotel porters and other workers who engage in manual handling or patient handling activities during their working day.
It is aimed at all levels of employees, whose work involves the movement or assisting the movements of patients with injury or reduced mobility.
- Definition of Manual Handling
- Risk Assessment
- Back Care
- Principals of safe moving
- Practical demonstration
- Patient Moving and Handling Practical
- Assessment and Exam
Please note due to popular demand places are limited.
All courses are delivered by QQI qualified instructors.
The Safety, Health and Welfare at Work, (General Applications) Regulations 2007, Chapter 4 of Part 2, outline the requirements that must be adhered to in relation to manual handling.
Certificate of attendance is awarded to all participants on successful completion of course and valid for 2 years.
All our tutors and trainers are fully qualified and registered with relevant authorities and accrediting bodies.