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Free Moving and Handling Training

This training will be delivered by the organisation Lowry Training. The training will be a mix of practical and theory. Attendees will receive a CPD (Continued Professional Development) certificate at the end of the course.

The course will cover…

  • Legislation surrounding Moving and Handling
  • Spinal Awareness
  • Controversial techniques and the correct techniques
  • Guidelines for Handling People including Individual Risk Assessments
  • Dealing with Falls
  • Practical exercises involving sliding sheets and hoists
  • End course quiz


  • Tuesday 14th November 2017, 1pm-4pm 
  • Thursday 18th January 2018, 1pm-4pm 
  • Wednesday 7th February 2018, 1pm-4pm: Age UK Trafford, The Sharples, 1-3 Church Road, Urmston, M41 9EH

Please note the training on 7th February will be held at Age UK Trafford.

Maximum number of attendees for each course is 12.

For more information contact Jules or Becky.

Who to contact

0161 850 0645
Related Organisation
Trafford Centre for Independent Living (TCIL)

Where to go

Name of Venue
Trafford CIL
Venue Address
Marshall House,
2 Park Avenue
M33 6HE

When is it on?

Days & Times
Courses available on 18 January / 13 February 2018

Who is it for?

Supporting People With
Learning disability
Mental health conditions
Autistic Spectrum
Communication impairment
Physical impairment
Challenging Behaviour
Profound or Multiple Needs
Hearing impairment
Visual impairment
Eligibility Details

PA's, people who employ a PA to help with their care and unpaid carers. 

How to use this service

Referral Required?
Cost Information

How accessible is this service?

Wheelchair Access
Accessible Toilet
Interpretation available
Further Details

Wheelchair access, accessible toilet and interpreter avalible on request. 

Last updated date:
09 October 2017


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