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Moving and Handling a Plus Size Person

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During this Moving and Handling plus size people course special factors of co-morbidities will be discussed, and their impact on the methods of transfer selected.

Moving and Handling a plus size person training

This training day will provide delegates with an introductory toolkit of practical solutions to help them and their colleagues address the safe patient handling and mobility needs of plus size people within health and social care.

  • Special factors of co-morbidities will be discussed and their impact on the methods of transfer selected.
  • Issues around equality and dignity will be worked through in a workshop format.
  • Special equipment will be demonstrated and information about the environment will be discussed, including the ergonomic requirements for such situations.
  • Time will be devoted to demonstration and practice of assisting transfers for larger people, allowing delegates to experience the problems of limited mobility and using a model of larger dimensions.

Cost: £750 plus VAT for up to 12 delegates.

How to book:
Contact the training team on 0161-607-8200 or email training@disabledliving.co.uk

Terms and conditions

Please view the Disabled Living terms and conditions document for our training courses.