Moving and handling of people in health care Training Course

Level 2 Qualification

Moving and handling people training course qualification

Course Detail

This training is designed for staff working in areas where the assistance and movement of people is an essential part of their role. Essential training for people who work in the care sector and medical professions to ensure they understand the importance of carrying out their role safely. The course focuses on how to minimize handling and lifting, and includes guidance on handling aids and risk assessment. The course is designed for all carers who need to lift or handle someone.

4 -10 Hours duration dependant on requirements


  • What is Manual Handling
  • Risk Assesment
  • Principles of Handling People in a Care Environment
  • Legislations And Statistics
  • Common Unsafe Moving and Lifting Techniques
  • Practical - Assisting mobility, Assisting people in chairs, Assisting people in beds, The use of handling aids

Assessment and certification

Candidates are assessed by the trainer through observation, and if successful they will receive a certification of attendence

BOOKING, Price and Location

The Moving and Handling of People Training course we offer is currently available at our Burnley base, however we do offer delivering the course on your site. Our prices are competitive and we guarentee to beat or match any quotes you recieve. Too book or to discuss this course please contact us via telephone on 01282 220641 email