This course is aimed at those who move and handle others as part of their role, providing the knowledge to be able to carry this out correctly.

Safe moving and handling of people helps reduce the risk of injury to both staff members and those they care for when performing people moving and handling techniques in the workplace.

The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and associated other legislation sets guidance for all employers and employees to maintain safe moving and handling techniques both with and without equipment.

This course focuses on the legislation surrounding the moving and handling of others and the correct techniques needed to carry this out safely to protect against injury as well as highlighting bad practice and condemned moves.

Avail Learning Academy are accredited CPD Status with the CPD Standards Office