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Moving and handling of children with physical difficulties

Suitable for any staff working with a child or young person who has physical/movement difficulties. (Not suitable for those working with children who have emotional or behavioural difficulties requiring physical interventions.)

Subjects covered:

  • legal requirements
  • risk assessment
  • handling plan
  • intimate care
  • personal emergency evacuation plan
  • how to keep your back safe
  • handling aids
  • practical techniques

Initial – Full-day – £110 + VAT
For those who have not been trained in moving and handling previously.

Refresher – Half-day – £70 + VAT
For those who have been trained in moving and handling in the past 12 – 18 months (refresher recommended annually).

Please bring up to date examples of handling plans and risk assessments.

"Weeks run from Monday to Sunday. Please note that weeks without communications to schools are ignored and the links will go to the last week where a communication was made in this category."