Our manual handling of children course is aimed at  staff whose role involves the handling of children.

Our course programme employs a variety of teaching techniques to meet the needs of individual delegates.

Course Content:

  • Postural awareness and static loading
  • Spinal awareness
  • Principles of safer handling
  • Legislation
  • Risk assessment
  • Unsafe practices
  • Practical child handling techniques


Course details

Cost: Free for Bristol-based Ofsted registered childcare workers and Bristol BAND members. 10% discount to non-Bristol BAND member groups. £40 all others.
Venue: BAND Office, Scrapstore House, Sevier Street, St. Werburghs, Bristol, BS2 9LB. View a map
Tutors: Acorn Health & Safety Ltd.
Refreshments: Tea, coffee & squash provided.
Funded by: BAND Ltd.
Please note: Bookings on booking form only, accompanied by separate cheques for each attendee payable to 'BAND Ltd' please. Places are limited to 12 (2 per setting), so book early!
Closing date: n/a.