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CPD moving and handling training for professionals in association with 24-7 Healthcare Scotland

In association with 24-7 Healthcare Scotland, we will be hosting two CPD-accredited workshops for Occupational Therapists and Manual Handling Advisors.

Efficient Moving and Handling in the Community:
An in-depth look at innovative techniques and equipment that facilitate safer patient handling and reduced care costs

1st May 2018, Edinburgh Corn Exchange, 11 Newmarket Road, Edinburgh. EH14 1RJ.
2nd May 2018, Ibrox Stadium, 150 Edmiston Drive. Glasgow. G51 2XD.

To book a place contact Linda Watts -

Tel: 0753 883 0773 / 0208 577 2789 or Email:

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

These free and invaluable training workshops will provide the opportunity for professionals from the NHS, Local Authorities and community services to learn the latest techniques for safer moving and handling of people. Led by world-renowned Physiotherapist and Educational Manager at Etac, Ole Lindahl Thy, each interactive session will include practical demonstrations, hands-on training and real-life problem solving using the latest Molift assistive solutions from Etac R82. The topics covered will be relevant to all age groups from paediatrics to seniors. Each attendee will receive a CPD certificate of completion and a free training video USB stick.



In addition, there will be a comprehensive range of Etac, Molift and Immedia product innovations on display which are available via 24-7 Healthcare Scotland. Senior product specialists from the Etac Group will be on hand alongside Ole to advise on appropriate solution provision.


About the course leader:

Ole Lindahl Thy, Physiotherapist

Ole is a highly-respected expert in moving and handling of people with over 20 years of specialist experience worldwide. Based in Norway, he is currently the International Educational Manager for Etac AB and advices specifically on patient transfer. Ole has a comprehensive understanding of Molift and Immedia products and how to appropriately apply solutions for specific tasks. Ole is renowned for his diverse knowledge regarding assistive technologies and his client-centric approach.