Manual Handling Refresher


Designed in accordance with the Welsh Local Government Association (WLGA) All Wales Passport Scheme, this course ensures that you staff maintain their skills and practices in the workplace.

  • Who should attend?

    Anyone working in the Health and Social Care industry.  This course can also be adapted to meet the standards of the NHS All Wales Passport Scheme.

  • Course Content

    The course will cover:

    • Review of Manual Handling theory
    • Safe use of hoists, slide sheets and slings
    • Supporting a person to sit, stand & walk
    • Safe use of standing and seated transfers
  • Benefits of the Course

    By attending this course, learners will be provided with updated knowledge, skills and practices of Manual Handling of people.  Learners will be able to identify safer ways of working with necessary equipment and to share best practice with their peers and trainers.

  • Assessment

    Learners will undergo formative assessments throughout the course, along with practical based work.

  • Duration

    In line with the WLGA, this course is delivered over 7 hours.

  • Venue

    Delivery of this course will take place out of our fit for purpose venue in Cardiff.

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