Moving & Assisting: Theory

Moving and assisting theory

This excellent resource will provide a theoretical background to the subject of Moving & Assisting to ensure that care workers understand the reasons, both practical and legal, behind safe moving principles. This title is an invaluable resource for managers and care workers alike, featuring all-new Moving & Assisting content.

This video-training course will provide a solid informational backdrop to further Moving & Assisting Theory. This title has recently been recorded in real-life Care Home and Home Care (Domiciliary Care) environments and includes new animated sequences to illustrate the potential risks of poor manual handling practice to the health of both care workers and individuals receiving support. This title includes the very latest techniques and best-practice guidelines, and is filmed in HD, in new locations featuring new actors. 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) settings.

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: 

Legal Background • Risk Assessments • Policies and Procedures • Your Spine • Back Pain - Risk Factors • Safe Moving Principles • Working Together • Benefits of Mobility to Individuals • Summary

Format Video-based eLearning
Course Duration   
26 Minutes approximately
Course Content 20 Interactive Chapters, Assessment Quiz and a CPD Accredited Certificate
ConsultantCarole 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)