Unit 231 - Move and position Individuals in Accordance with their Care Plan
This unit provides the learner with the knowledge and skills required to move and position individuals as part of their plan of care according to their specific needs.
Upon completion of this unit, the learner will:
Understand current legislation, national guidelines, policies, procedures and protocols in relation to moving and positioning individuals
Understand anatomy and physiology in relation to moving positioning individuals
Be able to minimise risk before moving and positioning individuals
Be able to move and position an individual
Know when to seek advice and/or assistance from others when moving and positioning an individual
Our blended learning approach means you have the flexibility to build your knowledge at a pace that works you via our online portfolio of learning materials. Whilst any practical training requirements can be delivered at one of our Training Centres in Antrim, Armagh, Ballymena, Banbridge, Belfast, Newtownabbey, Dublin and Monaghan. Alternatively, we can deliver the practical training within your workplace, or any other suitable venue in Northern Ireland (NI) or the Republic of Ireland.