Patient Handling Training

Event Date:

September 22, 2023

Event Time:

9:30 am

Event Location:



This course is aimed at healthcare workers or those aiming to enter the healthcare sector. All employees must be trained in manual handling techniques at least as per the General Applications Regulations 2007 (Part 2 Chapter 4).This includes the handling and movement of people including training in the use of hoists etc.

Course Content:

  • Statistics
  • Manual Handling & the Law
  • Anatomy of the Spine
  • Manual Handling Injuries
  • The Eight Principles of Manual Handling
  • Manual Handling Risk Assessment
    • Principles of Safe Patient Handling
    • Principles of Safe Patient Handling and Team work
    • Use of Hoists and Lifting Equipment
    • Patient & Manual Handling Practical Sessions

Qualification Achieved: Successful candidates will receive a Safe-T-Group Patient Handling Certificate of Training.

Funding maybe available to eligible Learners.

The course contains elements of classroom-based practical work. Attendees should wear loose, comfortable clothing to allow them to participate in the practical elements of the course as well as closed flat shoes or runners.

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Total Seats: 10 (4 Left:)
  • Safe-T-Group
  • Unit 17 Roslevan Shopping Centre
  • Tulla Road, Roslevan, Ennis
  • Co Clare
  • V95HK49
  • Ireland

Event Schedule Details

  • September 22, 2023 9:30 am   -   3:00 pm
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