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QNUK Level 3 Award for Moving and Handling Trainers (Health & Social Care) (RQF)

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. 

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 and teach practical methods and devices be used to reduce the risks to others, whilst observing and correcting them.

What is the Qualification Specification?

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

Qualification Specification

Who is this course for?

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

What are the course prerequisites?

It is strongly advised that learners have sufficient experience in the moving and handling of people before undertaking this qualification.

**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.

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).

Click on the dates below to book your training

Please note: this is a 4 day course

7th, 8th, 13th, 20th May 2024
4th, 10th, 14th, 25th June 2024
8th, 11th, 15th, 18th July 2024
6th, 7th, 12th, 20th August 2024
11th, 12th, 16th, 20th September 2024

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

  • Principles of safer people handling
  • Applying the principles of safer moving and handling within health and social care
  • Delivering inclusive safer people moving and handing training sessions

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?

£800 + VAT per person.

Including registration, certification with QNUK.
This is a fully accredited qualification with QNUK, who are an Ofqual regulated awarding organisation. These qualifications sit on the Ofqual framework.

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.