Manual Handling Refresher (Of People)

Suitable For

This course is ideal for anybody who may support another person to move.


This could include any movement from pushing somebody in a wheelchair to transferring another person using a hoist. 

This course tends to be popular for carers. 

The induction course is ideal for individuals who have completed a manual handling course within the last 18 months and are looking to refresh and update their knowledge. 


  • Manual handling of equipment and inanimate objects

  • Basic & complex movements

  • Causes of back pain

  • Spinal anatomy, structure and function

  • Manual handling regulations and legislation ​​

  • Principles of moving and handling

  • Equipment (Hoists, Stand Aids, Glide Sheets etc) 


3.5 Hours

Open Courses 

At present we have no open dates scheduled for this course

Group cOST

£300 for up to 12 delegates

Open cOURSE cost