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Moving and Handling Trainers and Assessors: Level 3

Moving and Handling Train the Trainer

Designed for those looking for a quality accredited course to complement their training in the safe moving and handling of people, this course will ensure you have a sound knowledge and understanding of your topic from explaining theory to practically applying to a range of moving and handling techniques. You will feel confident that what you are teaching is relevant, current and compliant. 

In House Course Bespoke for Your Organisation

Why should you do this course?

As a trainer you need to understand how people learn and how to construct a course which shows an understanding of the legal framework surrounding moving and handling along with the factors and principles to be considered when carrying out a manual handling risk assessment. You will learn how to demonstrate practical methods and devices be used to reduce the risks to others, whilst observing and correcting them.

What are the learning outcomes?

In this course, you will be endorsed in the following units:

Learning Outcome 1 Learning Outcome 2 Learning Outcome 3

Who is this course for?

  • Nurses
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Manual Handling advisors
  • Managers
  • Supervisors
  • Safety professionals

What are the course prerequisites?

It is essential that you have at least 6 months of practical hands on experience of moving and handling people in the workplace.

**Please note that there is homework to be completed in order to achieve accreditation of this course**

Where will this training take place?

Online or face to face?

Whilst online training has a place we feel that this course warrants real time face to face contact with your trainer, so welcome to 4 days of intense face to face learning to gain the knowledge and confidence to perform your role as a manual handling trainer and assessor.

We have two well equipped training venues to use:

Redbank House
4 St.Chad’s Street
M8 8QA


Disabled Living Centre
Burrows House
10 Priestley Road
Wardley Industrial Estate
Worsley, Manchester
M28 2LY

For organisations wishing to train 6 or more staff we can train at your venue (with the relevant room and equipment needed).

When does this training take place?

Please note: this is a 4 day course
28th, 29th November, 5th, 12th December

What does the Moving and Handling Trainers and Assessors course cover?

  • Moving and Handling Risk Assessment
  • Teaching Skills Unit
  • Practical Skills Unit

Trainer pack contains:

  • Course content booklet for your trainers’ course
  • Observation assessment template
  • Registration template
  • References/links to theoretical and practical training resources
  • Evaluation form template
  • Lesson plan template
  • Support from trainer

What does it cost?

£750 + VAT per person.

Including registration, certification with Open awards, Lunch and refreshments.

Terms and conditions

For more information on our cancellation policy and payment methods, please view the Disabled Living training event terms and conditions.

To find out more information about our Moving and Handling Level 3 Course, please email Disabled Living at training@disabledliving.co.uk or call us on 0161 214 4590.

Where do I book?

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