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Moving and Handling Children

MH Children pageMoving and Handling Children training course aims to enable delegates to handle children more effectively, in their work areas, using safer moving methods.

Whether at home, in school or college or in hospital this Moving and Handling Children training course uses a practical problem solving approach, using equipment and techniques tailored for those working with children, or for those assessing their Moving & Handling needs.

The course aims to enable delegates to handle children in ways which maximise the skills of the child and maintain the safety of the handler.

Be able to use relevant law and guidance when Risk Assessing the Manual Handling needs of children.

Be able to identify a range of practical recommendations when assessing the Manual Handling needs of a child.

Be able to perform practical methods used to help children move, with and without equipment.

In bespoke training sessions we encourage the child to attend the training with family in promote inclusion and a person centred training.

Target Group

Healthcare professionals, carers, educational staff


Elizabeth Hallows Chartered Physiotherapist MCSP LPC (Back Care Management)


Burrows House, 10 Priestley Road, Worsley, Manchester, M28 2LY.

Prices & Booking

Cost:  Full day £95 + VAT (includes light lunch and refreshments) for individual bookings at Burrows House

At your organisation

This course can be delivered as a bespoke course for your organisation, tailor made with specific training requirements you have covered.

If you require more information please email training@disabledliving.co.uk.


Disabled Living reserves the right to cancel/rearrange course dates. An alternative date or full refund would be offered. In the case of a delegate cancelling the following charges will be incurred:

28 days or less full cost
5 weeks 75% cost
6 weeks 50% cost
7 weeks 25% cost
8 weeks Full refund

Terms and conditions

Please view the Disabled Living terms and conditions document for our training courses.

To book your place on one of the Moving and Handling Children Training Courses, please complete the form below:

Booking and Payment Details Below

To book your place on this course please complete the delegate details form below. Payment required in advance to reserve your place. To pay by card please telephone 0161 214 5959 (office hours: 8.30am - 5.30pm).
To pay by BACS, please email for bank details: training@disabledliving.co.uk
Alternatively, cheques payable to: Disabled Living, Burrows House, 10 Priestley Road, Wardley Industrial Estate, Worsley, Manchester, M28 2LY

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