Manual Handling for Home and Community Care
Manual handling refers to any movement that you perform that requires force. Force can involve anything from picking up an item from the floor to helping a person to transfer from a bed to chair and everything in between. Workers in your industry have one of the highest levels of injury related to manual handling tasks.
- What is Manual Handling?
- Common injuries resulting from Manual Handling
- Common Manual Handling tasks in community support roles
- Keeping safe: strategies to reduce Manual Handling risk
- Reporting and Monitoring
Course Code: COMHC
Standards Incorporated in this Course: 5 & 8