All Wales Manual Handling Passport (People) Refresher
Did you know that incorrect manual handling is one of the most common causes of injury at work?
This course has been developed by All Wales Ambulance Services Ltd to meet the standards contained within the All Wales Manual Handling Training Passport & Information Scheme.
This skills refresher course revisits Modules A - F, and delivers a practical refresher training programme for current Manual Handling Passport holders involved in the care-based manual handling of people.
This course is delivered over one full day (09:00 - 17:00).
- Manual handling injuries,
- avoiding musculo-skeletal injuries,
- relevant legislation,
- ergonomics, risk assessment,
- principles of safer handling,
- team handling & communication
- Inanimate load (object) handling
- Sitting, standing and Walking.
- Bed mobility.
- Lateral Transfers.
Demonstration of acquired skills in the form of ongoing practical assessments and completeion of a workbook. .
Learners should be aware that certificate attainment will be subject to participation in various manual handling practical activities.
This course is delivered through the medium of the English Language.
Please contact us to enquire about reasonable adjustments to your assessment(s) if English is not your first language.
Classroom Based with a variety of theory and practical lessons.