Manual Handling/Moving People Safely

Manual Handling training (All Wales Passport)

This course is particularly suited to those in the care profession who need to lift and/or move people safely as part of their roles.

Topics covered:

  • Risk assessment
  • Principles of handling people in a care environment
  • Assisting mobility
  • Assisting people in chairs
  • Assisting people in bed
  • The use of handling aids and hoists

The course includes practical exercises and demonstrations and requires an element of physical activity. Training can be delivered over 2 or 3 days, depending on customer requirements and the number of Passport Modules required.

RT Safety Training recommends that training is refreshed annually. A 1-day refresher option is also available for this course

Other manual handling course options

Looking for the Level 2 Award in Moving People Safely?

Or perhaps the Manual Handling Key Trainer course?