Safer People Handling (Virtual Learning)


JD Own Certificate


Learner Specific

Maximum Attendees

30 People

Cost Per Course


Cost Per Person



The virtual moving and handling course will use approved techniques and equipment with the opportunity for learners to answer questions.

A competency assessment will be given to employers for them to assess the practical competency within the workplace.

Practical Competency can be delivered at a later date either at the training centre or within the workplace following Government advice on Social Distancing

(Course price; £20 per individual person including VAT.  Group rates up to 30 people is £12.50 per person including VAT. To book a group, please refer to our booking enquiry form in the Contact Us section)

Course Contents

  • Be aware of current legislation (including Human Rights Act) relating to manual handling and lifting equipment
  • Understand the nature and causes of manual handling related injuries
  • Appreciate the measures which can help to prevent injury
  • Understand the process of risk assessment and principles of safe manual handling
  • Develop practical skills in safe manual handling of people in the following situations: Sitting, Standing and Walking, Bed Mobility, Lateral Transfers, Hoisting and Slinging

Accrediated Qualification

JD Own Certificate