Childcare Health and Safety

Principles of Manual Handling in Childcare

This course has been designed specifically to give participants the necessary skills and knowledge to undertake the unique manual handling challenges presented by working in the childcare industry and gives candidates an insight into the hazards and risks involved in manual handling within the childcare environment and outlines what you should expect from a manual handing assessment.

Who should attend?

This course is ideal for candidates who need to gain an insight into safer manual handling techniques relating specifically to a childcare environment.

What will they learn?

Candidates gain a basic insight into the risks involved in poor manual handling and obtain safer manual handling techniques with tutors advising on risks and solutions. The course covers a basic understanding of the manual handling regulations and there is a practical aspect for candidates to have some time to assess their workplace and then discuss findings with their tutor.

Course content

  • Manual handling in the workplace
  • Manual handling injuries
  • Specifics to a childcare environment
  • Manual Handling assessment
  • Risk Control Options
  • Correct Lifting and Handling techniques
  • Certificate

    All candidates will recieve an RB Health and Safety Solutions Ltd Certificate

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    • Duration: 1 Day
    • Max candidates : 16
    • Price: South East £554.00 / London £604.00 (plus VAT)
    • Assessment: Continuous Assessment by Trainer
    • Accredited by: RB Health and Safety Solutions Ltd

    Contact us on 0845 257 1489 or [email protected]