This course utilises both practical and theoretical elements of Moving and Positioning and meets the requirements for mandatory training for all health and social care workers. The theoretical element includes:

  • Legislation
  • Anatomy & the Spine
  • Ergonomics
  • Risk Assessments
  • Unsafe Practices

A huge part of the course is focussed on practical demonstrations using a variety of handling aids including glide sheets, transfer boards and hoists. All participants are required to participate in the practical element of the course.