Moving & Positioning Refresher Training



With the aim of bringing the candidate fully up to date within the constantly evolving area of moving and positioning technique, this refresher course engages, equips and informs care staff of the very latest considerations, practices and management of moving and positioning within a care context.


Moving and positioning is an ever changing key aspect of the healthcare sector. Keeping abreast of current legislation, techniques and approaches in this aspect of care is paramount to the ongoing safety, safeguarding and wellbeing of those we support.

Care-FULLY TRAINED’s Moving And Positioning Refresher course is aimed at bringing candidates up to date with the very latest techniques and developments in moving and positioning. With engaging theory and practical sessions, the qualified moving and positioning trainer facilitates a safe and supportive learning environment where candidates can question, learn and progress, completing the course with questions or concerns fully addressed and with a sense of achievement and clarity on correct moving and positioning.

Course Contents

The Law

Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992

Ergonomics – Manual Handling

Controversial Lifts

T.I.L.E.E Risk Assessment

Hierarchy of Control Measures

Employer & Employee Responsibilities

Bariatric residents (in-between ‘T.I.L.E.E Risk Assessment’ and ‘Injuries & Types’)

Practical Activities