HealthCareAcademiCymru Healthcare Courses

Course Duration:

2-day Initial Course (Modules A-F)
1-day Refresher Course (Modules A-F)
½ Day (Inanimate loads (Modules A+B))


This course is mandatory in the care sector and ensures that all staff are equipped with the knowledge and practical skills to undertake manual handling tasks safely.

Our half day inanimate session is suitable for all sectors.

Course Content:

  • Back care and work-related injuries
  • Legislation
  • Risk assessments
  • Safe moving of loads
  • Safe moving of people
  • Controversial techniques
  • Practical session including – Sitting, Standing, Walking, Bed Mobility and Hoisting

12 Delegates maximum per session.