Moving and Handling

Aim: To improve awareness of common workplace accidents such as back pain/injury and provide knowledge and understanding surrounding safe practices


On successful completion of training programmes and assessment candidates will be able to:

  • Understand basic anatomy
  • Define the term moving and handling
  • Identify poor practices that can cause injury
  • Demonstrate ability to undertake risk assessment
  • Understand and use different types of transfer and lifting equipment
  • Demonstrate safe moving and handling practices
  • Demonstrate an understanding of Legislation and Legal Requirements
  • Promote independence 


Candidate: The course is aimed at people who carry out Moving and Handling activities at work, identifying the hazards and risks and controls available when working with people and equipment 

Call us now on 01563 556130 for more information.

ELC id number:4350 BIIAB approved edexcel approved HSE approved ILA approved REHIS approved SQA approved