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Paediatric Moving and Handling Foundation Course 

Paediatric Manual Handling Foundation Course

Course:

Paediatric Moving and Handling Foundation Course

Venue:

Llanelli, Carmarthenshire

Date(s):

04,11,18 September 2015

06,13,30 November 2015

15, 25, 29 January 2016

10,17, 24 June 2016

 

Cost:

£95 per person

Time:

09.15a.m. –16.30p.m.

Duration:

3 day

Course Tutor:

Carmarthenshire County Council

Who is it aimed at?

Staff who undertake moving and handling activities with children 

What are the key objectives?

·        Raise awareness of the legal and moral requirement to undertake moving and handling activities safely

·        Understand the link between body mechanics and the typical injuries associated with manual handling

·        Understand the link between poor manual handling techniques and an increased risk of injury and ill health for staff and children

·        Understand and practice the key principles and techniques of safer moving and handling

·        Develop the skills and knowledge required to undertake the safer moving and handling of service users

·        Practice the skills required to use manual handling equipment safely and effectively

How will it make a difference?

Using the skills and knowledge gained staff will be able to:-

 

·        Undertake the safe moving and handling of children and use manual handling equipment safely

·        Use manual handling techniques that will reduce manual handling related injuries and ill health

·        Help to meet compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements regardining the management of  manual handling  activities

All candidates will receive a completed All Wales Manual Handling Passport Training Record 

If you require any further information please contact Eddie Cummings – 01267 246180 or

ECummings@carmarthenshire.gov.uk

Applications to:

 

 

 

Click  HERE to access the online application form

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