The course outlines the dangers and legislation that applies to moving and handling people as well as showing a range of techniques and equipment that can be used. The course also highlights the importance of proper risk assessments and care plans.
Approved by CPD – Duration 150 mins* – €25.00
|Course||Module Number||Module Name||Pass % Required|
|Moving and Handling People||1||The Principles of Safer Patient Handling||70|
|Moving and Handling People||2||Moving and Handling Assessments||70|
|Moving and Handling People||3||Practical Skills||70|
|Moving and Handling People||4||Transferring and Walking||70|
|Moving and Handling People||5||Avoiding and Dealing with Patient Falls||70|
|Moving and Handling People||6||Fitting and Using A Flat or Tubular Slide Sheet||70|
|Moving and Handling People||7||Bed Mobility||70|
|Moving and Handling People||8||Other Patient Manoeuvres||70|
|Moving and Handling People||9||Sitting a Patient Up||70|
|Moving and Handling People||10||Hoisting||70|
|Moving and Handling People||11||Checking the Hoist||70|
|Moving and Handling People||12||More Hoisting Practicalities||70|
|Moving and Handling People||13||More Hoisting Techniques||70|
This Moving and Handling People eLearning course is aimed at people working in health and social care who have people in their care that have mobility issues. The course outlines the dangers and legislation that applies to moving and handling people as well as showing a range of techniques and equipment that can be used. The course also highlights the importance of proper risk assessments and care plans.
People working in Health and Social care roles including health care and residential or nursing homes.
Having training in moving and handling people can ensure that you do not injure yourself or someone in your care. Online training is flexible, efficient and cost effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time, so they can fit the training in around their work and personal life.
There are a lot of courses in our health and social care suite that would make great follow-ups to this course and if you are in the adult social care sector then they would all provide valuable additions to your knowledge. Specific topics that complement this directly are Stroke Awareness and Dementia Awareness.