To recognise the principles of safe manual handling of children and the importance of risk assessment prior to any manual handling task.
- Have an understanding of legislation relating to manual handling
- Understand basic anatomy & physiology of the spine
- Understand & practice the principles of safe manual handling
- Assess manual handling operations, reducing the risk where reasonably practicable
Successful candidates will be issued with a certificate valid for 3 years.
External accreditation is available for this course, if required, through Advantage Accreditation. Additional costs will apply, please contact us.
Anyone who cares for children and/or babies and requires an understanding of safe manual handling techniques.