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People Handling (Train the Trainer)

Course Number



1 year


2-3 days (staff numbers dependant)



Our People handling Train the Trainer course is for those looking to train others in the moving and handling of people including hoisting. Delegates will learn about all relevant legislation, and the theory and practice of moving and handling methods. As with all of our Train the Trainer courses we will provide tuition on training methods suitable for in-house training of the organisations own staff. Delegates will gain sufficient knowledge to run their own engaging and compliant training sessions. At the training end all delegates will present a micro teach session and be assessed for their training delivery and Moving & Handling knowledge and training standard.

Suitable for:

Care and Education

Care, Education


  • Introduction and course overview

Course Programme

  • Defining Moving & Handling
  • Key legislation
  • Risk Assessments
  • Potential injuries
  • Anatomy of the spine
  • Theory of correct Moving & Handling
  • Controversial lifts
  • Moving & Handling Aids
  • Communication
  • Practical covering all aspects of Moving & Handling

Train the Trainer Module

  • Teaching methods and learning styles.
  • Feeding back
  • Evaluating.
  • Presenting information.
  • ‘Do’s and don’ts’.
  • Assessment.