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Course Title: Moving & Handling Refresher

Length of Course: 3½ hours

Aims and Objectives:

Aim: To remind care staff of the principles of safer moving & handling and to update & improve their skills

Objectives: At the end of the session, learners should be able to:

  • Describe how their backs can be injured by poor posture and handling habits.
  • Verbally risk-assess a handling task and take steps to make it safer
  • Demonstrate up-to-date techniques for moving a variety of service users in their workplace
  • Answer any queries that they arrived with and know what to do next

Training is Appropriate for the following staff groups: Carers or domestic staff who have attended a SPIC course withinin the last 15 months.

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