Very Complex Care Needs (Manual Handling) - Key Trainer's Workshop

Course Overview

This one day workshop will advise you in the skills of handling adult clients who have very complex care packages. It is designed for those who might have spinal injuries, a particular complex diagnosis like Huntington's Disease, cerebral palsy etc, who might experience involuntary movements, who may have specialist feeding and/or breathing apparatus.

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 require guidance on more complex handling.

Assessment and Certification

Course assessment comprises:

  • a practical skills assessment by the EDGE 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 manage manual handling tasks for very complex care cases;
  • understand the principles behind effective risk assessing of manual handling activities for complex care packages.

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

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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