Handling Children Training

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Acorn Health and Safety

Course Provider

    Based in Bristol

Regions covered

    National

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: In-house/Workplace
  • Suitable for: Group

Description

This 1 day foundation handling children training course is aimed at support staff and carers whose role involves the handling of children, whether it be in the child’s home, school or in a nursing or residential setting.

This course will cover:

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

Outcome

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 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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