Bus Safety & Manual Handling

9:30 – 1:30pm

12 March, 2014

To enhance the understanding and safety needs for Resident and staff in the area of Bus Transport.

This New Course is geared for Bus Drivers, attending Staff and Volunteers involved in Resident Outings etc..

Participants will receive a Certificate in Bus Safety and also a Certificate in Manual Handling.

Areas of the Course will include:

  • The roles of the driver and assistant
  • Passanger care
  • Revision of patient handling principles
  • Embarking/disembarking
  • Use of lifting aids, clamping devices etc

Comments made on the first running of the Course on September 13th:
I found it very informative – learning hands on works well” Deirdre Keane
It was very interesting with very safe procedures presented” Eddie O’Driscoll