JOYMAC TRAINING

Person Centred

COURSE TITLE: People/Resident Manual Handling/Ski Sheets

Course description

People/Resident Manual Handling Training

Aimed at All Clinical Staff
Goals of the course To keep their back healthy To identify unsafe loads To handle loadssafely To use suitable handling equipment To participate in a range of saferhandling techniques Use of Ski Sheets
Learning outcomes

Theory – Why are you here? Introduction /Legal Aspects.

The Back-How it Works. Back Injuries-Good Back Care.

Ergonomics/Handling Assessments. Principles of Safer Handling.Inanimate Practical: - Practice of Principals without Load/with Load: - To & from Waist Height. To & from Floor Level. Pushing/Pulling. Team Handling. People Handling Practical: - Ski Sheets. Rolling the Resident. Turning the Resident with Sliding Sheets. Moving the supine Resident up the bed with Sliding Sheets. Mobilising the Resident with Zimmer Frame/Rollator. Assisting the seated Resident to move up the bed. Sitting the Resident at the side of the bed from forwards sitting. Sitting to standing using the Handling Belt. Walking the Resident & lowering into a chair. Management of the falling Resident. Hoist Training which includes Full Body Hoist and Standing Hoist and the Principles in the use of Hoists. Use of Ski Sheets.Problem Solving. Knowledge Quiz.

Pre-course
preparation
If required by Company:- Complete HSELanD.ie Manual Handling Awareness on line. Read Company Manual Handling Policy.
Certification JOYMAC TRAINING 3 Years
Instructor

Garry McWade

QQI Level 6 Training Delivery & Evaluation

Certificate: F070297038865F                                                                                                             

FETAC Level 6 Manual Handling Instructor

Certificate:- F0033143 38492M

Duration 4 Hours.
Price JOYMAC Training Costs


Course Materials
  1. Colour brochures with instructions on Good Back Care, Safer Handling, Safer Moving and Handling of People and Safer Use of Passive Hoist. Teaching Information on the Standing & Full Body Hoists. Ski Sheet Checklist.
  2. Principles of Safer Handling.
  3. Questionnaire/Knowledge Test.
  4. Feed Back Form.