This Patient Manual Handling training course is designed to provide a thorough understanding of manual handling and ensures that participants understand how to assess risks, stay safe when carrying out various manual handling tasks in the workplace and how to reduce the risk of injury. Patient or People Manual Handling training is a legal requirement for any staff working in the healthcare profession who are responsibility of manually aiding a persons movement. When? The last Friday of every month with additional courses available subject to demand. Get in touch to enquire. Who? Nurses, Care Assistants, Porters, Therapists or any healthcare staff with responsibility for lifting or moving patients.