This course is suitable for Children’s Services and CVS practitioners and carers whose role involves lifting and handling of children.
The Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 came into force in January 1993. This legislation places a duty on employers to implement measures to reduce the risks to the staff who are required to undertake safer handling tasks. This course is designed to refresh staff awareness of the possible injuries to themselves and to enable them to carry out transfer operations safely.
By the end of this course you will be able to:
To be undertaken within 12 months of completing the Safer Handling of Children Basic Awareness course.