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Hoist and Sling Assessment and Problem Solving

DLF Training is CPD-accredited by the CPD Certification Service.

A comprehensive one day course covering many of the ‘frequently asked questions’ including: choice, compatibility and postural assessment, a documented sling assessment process and design of hoist system layouts.

The course will involve practical sessions and there will be an opportunity for learners to bring their own case scenarios for problem solving.

Who is it for:

Aimed at moving and handling professionals or those prescribing hoist and slings.

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the different types of slings available and what they are for
  • Know how to measure for and prescribe a sling
  • Understand different postural requirements in relation to slings.
  • Have a knowledge of sling to hoist compatibility
  • Problem solve difficult scenarios in relation to sling application and prescription.

Book a course

Code/Date/Duration Price per person Book online
13th November 2017
One day
£120 + VAT (£144) Book & Pay online

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Common questions

Read the answers to the most frequently asked questions about the practicalities of attending a DLF course.

We would like to thank all our sponsors for supporting the 2014 event

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