Moving and Handling Training

The BPL Manual Handling Course is designed to be delivered in ONE or TWO modules.

MODULE 1 (CORE MODULE)
This is a 4 Hour course and covers all the Basics of Manual Handling including:

  • Anatomy of the Spine
  • Causes of Back Pain (Posture and Reduction)
  • Dynamic Stable Base
  • Manual Handling and the Law (Duty of Care)
  • Basic Principles of Lifting
  • Practice

MODULE 2 (ASSISTING WITH MOBILITY)
This is a 3 Hour course designed for people who work in the care or care support sector and as far as possible is tailored to suit the needs required for specific occupations.  Anyone taking part in assisting with mobility training must have completed the core module within the previous 6 months.

We can combine the two modules into one course which can be completed in the same day.

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