One of only a handful of courses in the UK to be endorsed by the Royal College of Occupational Therapists!
A 6 hour 'hands on' practical course for anyone working in a role where they need to move/handle/repostion adults (Support work, homecare , residentail or nursing care)
You will have the opportunity to learn & practice the most up to date techniques available - Discover & use a wide range of small handling equipment, ask questions that you have from your workplace
The introduction to the course will include....
Anatomy & Common Injuries
Principles of Safer Handling
followed by lots & lots & lots of practical work!
*Please note that this is a theory course-there are no powerpoint presentations, no case studies, no watching dvds-just an opportunity to practice-'hands on' techniques including sit to stand, repositioning, assistance whilst walking, and to use equipment that will assist with lateral transfers, bed work, hoisting etc etc
The cost is £55(ex vat) per person which includes certificate, text book and luch is provided free of charge
Please call (01207)693828 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or message us through facebook if you have any questions or would like to book