Moving & Assisting: Practical

Building on the lessons learned in Moving & Handling Theory, this comprehensive training resource will help you to deliver practical training that explains safe moving principles.

Filmed in both the Care Home and Home Care (Domiciliary Care) settings, this title will show your staff how to use Moving and Assisting equipment safely and assist people that need support, in their daily lives.

Built around the principles of safe manual handling, this title will teach care workers the importance of providing assistance centred around the needs of the individual whether working unaided, as part of a team or with equipment.

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

Subjects covered include: 

Introduction • Recap: Safe Moving Principles • Manual Handling Equipment - Wheelchairs, Wendylett and other Slide Systems, Transfer Boards, Single Handed Care, Hoists and Beds • Assisting People to Move • Bed Mobility • Hoisting • Falls & Emergency Handling • Using the Toilet • Bathing • Controversial Techniques • Summary

Format Video-based eLearning
Course Duration   
50 Minutes approximately
Course Content 20 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) Sections 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)