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Moving and handling refresher

This course provides an update on the theory and principles relating to the moving and handling of clients.

Level: Basic
Duration: 3 hours

Who is it for?

This course is for anyone who has previously undertaken Moving and Handling training and requires refresher training to assist clients with standing, help clients in and out of vehicles, help with moving clients from bed to chair, from chair to toilet or commode etc, help clients to get up from the floor following falls, and push wheelchairs, use hoists, etc.

Participants must have completed Moving and Handling training no more than 14 months prior to the training, and have a certificate or training record entry.

What are the outcomes?

On completion of this training course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the theory which underpins safe moving and handling
  • Confirm and perform what techniques can be used for the safe moving and handling of individuals
  • Complete simple risk assessments

Additional information

A Moving and Handling Assessment Profile is completed by each learner.

This course can be delivered in-house if required.

For further details or to book this course, please contact us via our online form, call our team on 01432 383500 or email You may also search for upcoming open courses on CPD Online.

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