Moving & Handling


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NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED - FULL TRAINING WILL BE PROVIDED. Deposit Option Available: Paying deposit will secure your place for the selected training. For any training at City Gate Training Centre a minimum deposit of £100.00 is required at the time of booking. The balance of fees due is payable on or before start date of the selected training. All deposits are non-refundable. If you wish to pay deposit, please select this method at checkout page.


Product Description

This course will provide you with essential introduction on performing moving & handling techniques.

Course Duration

This course is conducted over approximately 5 hours in class.

Entry Requirements

  • All candidates must be 18+ years old and have none criminal records.
  • All candidates must have a good understanding of written and spoken English.

Course content

  • Moving and handling legislation
  • Duty of care (Employer and Employees)
  • Risk assessments
  • Principles of correct and safe handling of inanimate and animate objects
  • Structure of the spine and injuries, diseases associated with the spine (Spine anatomy)
  • Poor and unsafe practices
  • Use of small moving and handling aids
  • Correct use of equipment
  • Dignity in moving and handling people


The total fee for this training is £65.00.