Moving and Handling Awareness – Working with Children

This ‘Moving and Handling Awareness: Working with Children’ course is available as an open course or group booking. Group booking information and fees are further down this page.

Open Course Dates

Moving and Handling Awareness: Working with Childrentbc-

Course Information

A course suitable for all those who work with or provide support to babies, children and young people

Course Content

  • Legislation
  • Ergonomics
  • Risk Assessment
  • Spinal Awareness
  • Musculo-skeletal injury
  • Safer Handling Principles
  • Moving Efficiently


  • Awareness of the application of safe handling principles to; inanimate load handling, chair transfers and assisted walking.

Scottish Manual Handling Passport Scheme (SMHPS), 2014
This course covers Modules A and B. C is covered as applied to moving and handling babies, children and young people

Certification TfC Certificate of Attendance

Course Length 4 hours

Maximum Participants 12

Group Booking Information

Choose a venue, date and time to suit your organisation. Please get in touch with your requirements using the request group booking button. Fees are shown in the table below.

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Attendees Group Price Per Capita
12 £505.00 £42.08
11 £490.00 £44.54
10 £475.00 £47.50
9 £460.00 £51.11
8 £445.00 £55.63
7 £430.00 £61.43
6 £330.00 £55.00