Complex situations: Car transfers
Car transfers can be intimidating and confusing. Take this course to learn about the easiest, safest ways to plan for and perform transfers into and out of a car. Includes training with wheelchairs and walkers. Optional certificate of completion.
Advanced Training with Helpful Equipment: Hoyer Lifts! (1 Hour)
Learn about manual hydraulic and electric Hoyer lifts, their parts, how they work, and how to use them to safely and easily move the person you’re caring for.
Advanced Training with Helpful Equipment: Sliding Boards (0.6 Hours)
Learn about this common, inexpensive tool used to make people more independent and reduce the weight you are lifting. See what it is and how to use it to make heavy transfers a breeze, protect your back, and prevent dangerous falls.
Advanced Training with Complex Situations: How to Use a Draw Sheet to Move Someone in Bed(0.5 Hours)
If you’re assisting someone who is unable to move themselves in bed, then this is a VITAL training. Learn simple, easy techniques to move someone safely and easily in bed with a common, household item.
How to Handle Illness and Injuries: Essential Concepts to Care for Folks with Dementia 0.75 Hours
Learn how dementia changes the way you care for a person, and the specific tips and professional tricks you NEED to help people with dementia safely, successfully, with LESS STRESS, and with LESS LIFTING.
How to Handle Illness and Injuries: Transferring Folks with Stroke (0.6 Hours)
Learn the facts about helping people with stroke, and specific tips and techniques you NEED to help move stroke survivors safely, successfully, and LESS WORRY, and with LESS LIFTING.