Moving and Assisting with Hoist Refresher

Accredited Health and Safety in the Workplace - Qualsafe Level 2 Award

This half day refresher course is for staff that have previously done moving and assisting with hoist training and requires their yearly updated certificate. The course gives delegates the opportunity to learn and demonstrate a variety of moving and handling practices, including the use of scenario based learning. 

Please note, practical footwear must be worn for this training.

12 Delegates

Half Day

£50 Per Delegate

Margate & Ashford, Kent

Training Syllabus

This one day refresher course is essential for anyone working with individuals who require assistance with moving and covers:

  • The theory of Moving and Repositioning including relevant legislation, employer/employee responsibilities, risk assessment, handling plans, functions of the spine and what could go wrong, unsafe moves and consequences of using.
  • Practical session using mobile hoists including checking the hoist for service history, a visual check before use, checking sling for wear and tear and making sure it is the correct sling for the individual, slide sheets, ETAC slide sheets, transfer belts if appropriate to care setting and transfer boards if appropriate, (if in house then equipment used will be what is supplied by customer).
  • All delegates are to wear appropriate clothing and footwear for this course.

    Bespoke and In-House Training

    Tailored to your organisation while being the most cost-effective for ten or more members of staff. Delivered at a location of your choice or one of our venues. Ideal for strengthening your teams.

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    It's the most cost-effective for one to nine members of staff. we deliver a range of essential training for all sized businesses in Kent. All open courses take place in Margate, Ashford, Herne Bay and Chatham.

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