Bariatric Handling - Key Trainer's Workshop

Course Overview

This one day workshop will advise you in the skills of safer handling for the larger or bariatric person.

Who Will Benefit?

This one day workshop is designed for staff who hold a current 'key-trainer' people handling and risk assessment certificate from EDGE Services. This is an add-on session for EDGE-trained key trainers who are involved in the moving and handling of the larger or bariatric person.

Assessment and Certification

Course assessment comprises:

  • practical assessment by the trainer.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a certificate of achievement from EDGE Services which is valid for two years.

Course Aims and Intended Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course you will:

  • have a better understanding of equipment and techniques to help reduce the risks to clients and staff when undertaking manual handling tasks of larger or bariatric people;
  • understand the principles behind effective risk assessing of manual handling activities for the larger or bariatric person.

Post-Training Support

Valid for the duration of your certificate, this unique service provides invaluable support to you after the course has finished. Our helpful trainers are available to answer any queries you may have once you return to work.

Available In-House
This 1 day course is available in-house across the UK
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Course Materials Comprise of:

  • Printed, full colour and illustrated course handouts.

All this and more are included in the course price.

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