This hoist training course provides theory and practical training in procedures for moving and handling people using hoists. Learners will gain knowledge of the different types of hoists and slings available and the principles of safe moving and handling when using them.Info & Booking Enquiry
Safe moving and handling techniques and current legislation concerning health and safety are also included on the course.
Who should attend? Anybody supporting people using hoists.
Entry requirements: Participants should ideally have attended a full day’s training in Moving and Handling of People
- Current Legislation
- Knowledge of the different types of hoists and slings
- Working safely with hoists
- Hoists and the service user
- Practical Sessions
Course Assessment and Certification
Assessment: There is no formal assessment although the trainer will check understanding and involvement of all learners throughout the duration of the course.
Certification: On successful completion of the course students will receive a Hoist Training certificate of attendance which is valid for 12 months.
Onsite Training Locations
Tidal Training provide onsite face to face healthcare training to large and small organisations across the United Kingdom. Our tutors will travel to your workplace or choice of venue and deliver training at a time and date which fits in with your organisation’s work commitments. If you require training outside of normal working hours we will be more than happy to support you. Our clients do not have to pay for mileage or any other added extras.
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