When requesting a place on this course, you must allow 3 weeks between the dates of Part 1 and Part 2 to allow for the workbook to be completed, returned to the Trainer and marked. When you book Part 2 please provide us with the date Part 1 was completed in the Special Requirements field on your booking form. If Part 1 has not been completed, your place on Part 2 will not be confirmed.
To adhere to Covid19 regulations this face to face course will be small groups with PPE masks, aprons and gloves provided.
The course is 2.5 hours long and will cover practical elements of:
To provide care givers who care for clients with restricted mobility with the knowledge of safe moving techniques to protect their backs and the adult they are caring for.
To provide the care giver with a working knowledge of the additional challenges and issues faced for those who are immobile and unable to reposition themselves adequately, and the importance of repositioning, skin care and posture.
To provide them with knowledge of equipment and slide sheet techniques specific to that client group.
To ensure they understand the concepts of a balanced risk assessment approach which ensures client participation and choice.
By the end of this session, it is anticipated candidates will:
For the practical element participants attending should be fit, dressed appropriately and able to fully participate. Footwear should be flat/ low heel and closed in toes. No flipflops. Candidates will need to wear PPE.
NB. please note there is no access to any drinks or refreshments, so candidates will need to bring their own with them.