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ASC - Moving and Handling of People Refresher (Level 2) (Cancelled 30/6/2020) event
Start date Thursday 3 September 2020 Add to Outlook Calendar
Times 09:30 - 16:30 
Arrival Time 09:15 
Closing date Thursday 3 September 2020
Learning and Development Suite, Poole Civic Centre Annexe, BCP Council, Park Road, Poole, BH15 2RT
Venue notes Please leave sufficient time to park when travelling to this venue

A pay and display car park is located outside the Civic Centre reception (BH15 2RU - limited spaces available)

Free on-road parking is available on Whitecliff Road, Sherwood Avenue and some surrounding roads (10 minutes’ walk to Civic Centre Annexe)

The pedestrian entrance is accessed via Sandbanks Road (opposite a blue and white house) and is signposted 'Learning and Development' (no delegate parking available) 
Event Leader Theresa Divall 
Event Contributor
Theresa Divall 
Admin Contact Jo - Ann Challis (
Event Description

***We run our events in a variety of locations. Please refer to the venue information and attached map***

A one-day course for staff who have already attended a two-day induction or a previous refresher in the last 12 months. This training must be refreshed every 12 months.
Course aims:
To renew competence in moving and handling practices
To enable provider to comply with moving and handling regulations
To refresh employees regarding legislation and handling equipment

If your organisation's terms of payment require a purchase order, please enter the PO number in the box marked ‘Special requirements' when making your booking.
We will charge a full course fee for any booked delegate who gives less than seven calendar days' notice of a cancellation, or who does not attend on the day of the course. 
Event Outcomes By the end of the session participants will:

Be able to interpret moving and handling-related legislation and recognise their responsibility

Have an awareness of moving and handling in the context of Human Rights Act and Equality Act

Be able to apply the components of risk assessment

Have an awareness of unsafe techniques

Apply the safe moving and handling principles

Demonstrate the ability to use moving and handling equipment correctly 
Course Cost £ 40 
Event Charges Notes The course fee for non-Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole (BCP) Council staff is £40 per delegate. The course is subsidised for staff in BCP Adult Social Care Services and Adult Social Care Commissioning. The course fee for other BCP service units is £40 per delegate.  
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Minimum places
Programme Area Adult Social Care 
Event Notes Delegates are required to observe guidance regarding suitable clothing (see separate guidance document) Please note lunch is not provided on this course. Please contact Jo-Ann Challis on 01202 261013 if you have any queries. 
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