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Moving and Handling Trainers and Assessors – 4 days

Are you responsible for training others safe moving and handling in your role? Are you responsible for carrying out risk assessments and handling plans?

moving and handling demonstration with woman in sling

Do you need to plan training courses and deliver your training to a variety of different people?

The 4 Day Trainers and Assessors course will give you the knowledge and confidence to perform your role as manual handling trainer and assessor.

This train the trainer course is designed for those looking to start training others in the safe moving and handling of people within a care environment. This course ensures the learner has a sound knowledge and understanding of the topic, enabling them to explain the theory and show how to practically apply a range of moving and handling techniques to others.

The Moving and Handling Trainers and assessors 4 day course  has been designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills to perform a moving and handling assessment,  plus teach you theoretical and practical  skills to plan and deliver moving and handling training in your organisation.

Contact the Training team

If you require more information please email Disabled Living and speak to the Training team via: training@disabledliving.co.uk

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

Target Group

Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists and others who have responsibility for carrying out manual handling risk assessments and training. It is essential that delegates attending the course have at least 6 months of practical hands on experience of moving and handling with clients in the workplace.

Moving and Handling Risk Assessment Unit – Learning Outcomes

Teaching Skills Unit – Learning Outcomes

Practical Skills Unit – Learning Outcomes


Elizabeth Hallows Chartered Physiotherapist MCSP LPC (Back Care Management)


Redbank House, St Chads Street, Cheetham, Manchester, M8 8QA.
Burrows House , 10 Priestley Road, Manchester M28 2LY
This course can be delivered at a venue of your choice.

Prices & Booking 

Cost: £650 + VAT (lunch & refreshments provided)

This course needs a minimum of 6 delegates to run and a maximum of 9 delegates. Disabled living reserve the right to cancel a course if minimum number of delegates not reached.


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 the Trainers & Assessors 5 Day Courses, please complete the form below:

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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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