Manual Handling Part 2
Within this course you will have the opportunity to build knowledge in the Manual Handling equipment you might use as a Disability Support Professional. This course will also demonstrate “HOW TO” assist a customer to move. The equipment being discussed includes transfer belts, a hoist and sling, slide sheets and transfer boards.
After this lesson you will be able to:
a) Assist a person to move in a safe way.
b) Recognise the different equipment types you might use.
c) Explain when and how to use a transfer belt.
d) Explain when and how to use a hoist and sling.
e) Explain when and how to use slide sheets.
f) Explain when and how to use a transfer board.
g) Share Manual Handling safety tips and steps you can take as a Disability Support Professional to keep you and others safe.