Moving & Assisting: Assessments

Making proper assessments is an essential part of safe Moving & Assisting practices. This new video course explains how to conduct several types of assessment and how to be sure that the individual receiving support is both protected and encouraged to remain mobile. This title is an invaluable resource for managers and care workers alike featuring all-new Moving & Assisting content and will help care workers to understand risks and hazards involved in moving & assisting and also explain how to support an individual's mobility.

Moving and Assisting Assessments includes the very latest techniques and best-practice guidelines and is filmed in HD, in new locations, featuring new actors. Recently recorded in real-life Care Home and Home Care environments, this video is suitable for trainers who need to cover all aspects of Moving and Assisting assessments within either the Care Home or Home Care (Domiciliary Care) setting.

This title meets Moving and Assisting requirements for Care Certificate Standard 13, RQF Levels 2 & 3, AWIFHSC (Wales) and Scottish National Care Standards.

Subjects covered include: 

Introduction • Making an Informal Assessment • Understanding Mobility • What is a Mobility Assessment? • Making a Mobility Assessment • What is a Manual Handling Risk Assessment? • Generic & Individual Risk Assessments • Making a Manual Handling Risk Assessment • Bridget Case Study • Control Factors • Summary

Format Video-based eLearning
Course Duration   
30 Minutes approximately
Course Content 9 Interactive Chapters, Assessment Quiz and a CPD Accredited Certificate
Consultant Carole Johnson, MCSP, SRP, Cert Ed, HCPC Registered, Managing Editor of the National Back Exchange
 Standards   England

Care Certificate Standard 13


RQF: Move and position individuals in accordance with their care plan (Level 2 Diploma in Care, Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care, Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support)


All Wales Induction Framework for Health and Social Care (AWIFHSC) Section 3 & 7


National Care Standards

Northern Ireland

NISCC's Induction Standards

References The Care Certificate, AWIFHSC

Client reviews:

"We have found the videos to be of a very high standard and very professional”

Brian Hilton, CIC (Community Integrated Care)