Foundation Level Client Handling Training

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Acorn Health and Safety

Course Provider

    Based in Bristol

Regions covered


How to book

    Use the course enquiry form on the right or call them on 0117 958 2070 .

Training Course Details

  • Course Length: 6 hours
  • Delivery Method: Classroom-based/Venue
  • Suitable for: Individual
  • Venue Option 3 - Location: Tower Lane Business Park, Tower Lane, Warmley, Bristol
  • Venue Option 3 - Dates: 11th July 2016
  • Venue Option 4 - Location: Tower Lane Business Park, Tower Lane, Warmley, Bristol
  • Venue Option 4 - Dates: 24th October 2016


This foundation level client handling training course is aimed at support staff whose main role is the handling of people and is designed specifically for the workplace service provider be it residential, nursing or home based.

This client handling course will cover:

  • Predisposing factors of musculoskeletal injuries
  • Postural awareness and static loading
  • Spinal awareness
  • Principles of safer handling
  • Legislation
  • Risk assessment
  • Unsafe practice
  • Practical client handling techniques
  • Hoist training
  • Team handling


Participants will gain a basic knowledge of the theory relating to manual handling, an awareness of the risks and how to minimise them and acquire the practical skills to perform handling techniques safely.

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Course provider details

  • Contact Person: Trudi Worlock
  • Street Address: Tower Lane Business Park, Tower Lane, Warmley
  • City: Bristol
  • Postcode: BS30 8XT
  • Phone: 0117 958 2070
  • Website: http://www.acornsafety.co.uk

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