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Moving & Handling of People Refresher

Who is this course for?

For care staff in the public and private sector and family members assisting moving and handling who have had previous moving and handling training.


What does the course include

Delegates will update their knowledge, skills and practices in basic methods of assistive handling with the opportunity to use a wide range of handling equipment and aids.

Delegates will demonstrate and update practices in minimally assistive handling methods, aids and equipment. Upon completion of the course, delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.


Learning Outcomes

  • Adopting a person centred approach with consideration to psycho-social impacts of handling
  • Types and consequences of injury
  • Spinal awareness
  • Principles of effective movement
  • Legal responsibilities and duties
  • Risk assessment.

Moving and Handling of People Refresher

£50.00 per person + VAT

Recommended Refresher date 2 years

Course Code MHREF


01743 250 820

01743 250 826



This course is held at our Training suite at the Lantern in Shrewsbury. The building has onsite parking and cafe facilities.