This unit deals with Manual Handling in the Health Care and Nursing environment, and focuses on the workers’ ability to carry out their work in a safe manner within a prescribed range of functions involving known manual handling routines and procedures.
This Manual Handling Training for nurses aims to build an understanding of the nature and type of injuries that occur from performing manual handling, the role and responsibility of employers and employees in relation to manual handling safety, and key aspects of the risk assessment approach to manual handling tasks. The training has a strong practical component focusing on safe manual handling practices for transferring patients from beds to chairs and vice-versa.
You will receive an email notification to complete your brief pre-course learning before attending your practical session.
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