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Moving and Positioning of People Skills

Compliant to the learning outcomes for care quality commission and MHOR 1992

  • Group courses available onsite
  • Open venues for single spaces
This training course is useful for anyone in care, especially those planning any activities and interventions for a service user. Front line care staff need this course
With the addition of sector specific learning outcomes, this course can tailored to you workplace. ranging from 4-6 hours as a live classroom course, it is best not done online
The accredited certificate that accompanies this training details clearly all the learning outcomes to prove competency

What you will learn on this course

This training course is designed to meet the criteria of responsibility asked by the Health and Safety Executive under Manual Handling Regulations (MHOR) 1992, as well as the Care Quality Commission principles of safe care. Please note: the training does not cover hoist competency

This course will fulfil the learning outcomes of:

  1. Understand the relevant legislation and regulations that apply to manual handling in health and social care
  2. Understand and identify the potential injury and harm that can be caused by mishandling people and equipment
  3. Understand how the body works and moves during manual handling
  4. Safely demonstrate moving and positioning techniques according to current and up to date knowledge

We make sure that all of our training courses are thoroughly checked in order to comply with the current health and safety regulations.


Customised training sessions

Here at Vital Workplace Training, we understand that everyone works in their own unique environment. This is why we make the effort to customise our training sessions so that they apply to your specific workplace. 

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We make every effort to keep our pricing as competitive as possible. This is because workplace training is absolutely essential for everyone, regardless of their industry. We regularly check our prices against current industry standards in order to remain an affordable training provider. 


About your moving and positioning of people skills trainers

We have a small but effective team of course instructors. To find out more about Richard and Dan, click on their profile links below.

I find booking training a headache. The team at Vital Workplace Training took all the stress out of it for me. From finding what I need to delivery, I cannot fault them. Simple, easy to understand training, good practical sessions designed around us.

Andy Whiting, Centre Manager

Fairway Children's Centre

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Book your moving and positioning of people skills training now!

To make a booking for a group or an individual, contact us via email or phone. We’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

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