All voluntary groups who are members of the Network are welcome to attend the training session:
Helping People into and out of vehicles safely
This training session will provide an essential guide for volunteer drivers to help maintain a professional and safe service.  
 
This session will cover:
1)      Basic principles for helping people safely
2)      Undertaking risk assessments (minimising risk of injury to volunteer or client)
3)      Special cases - how to help those with clients with limited sight, dealing with wheelchairs
4)      Practical tips - using equipment and best practice
 
The trainer for this event is Jacqui West, Education Manager for Hampshire’s Passenger Transport Service.
 
There will be an opportunity for questions at the end of the session and training material will be provided.

Time: 10 am-1 pm (Registration from 9.45), Monday 20th January 2020 – refreshments provided
 
Places are initially limited to two per group. Please book your place by emailing the names of those attending to  [email protected] or ring 023 9289 9671.