Unpaid carer Moving & HAndling Training

Who is this training for?

The aim of this exciting new service at CTC is to ensure safe practices and techniques when using manual handling equipment, increase confidence and raise awareness across the region.

This fully funded training is for you if you care or support a loved one, family member, friend or neighbour who needs help with mobility.

Do you need training in the following:

  1. Hoists
  2. Bed Management System
  3. Slide Sheets
  4. Transfer Boards
  5. Stand Aids
  6. Wheel Chairs
  7. Safe Practices Without Equipment

Further Information

For further information please contact our Unpaid Carer Moving & Handling Lead Cheryl Murray on 07918258781 or cheryl@caretrain.co.uk

Supporting Documents

Download - Unpaid Carers Moving & Handling Referral Form

Moving & Handling Videos

Watch this short series of videos demonstrating correct moving & handling techniques moving someone from a bed to a chair using a hoist - Hoist Videos

Watch this short demonstration on how to use the in bed management system - Bed Management System Videos

Watch these short demonstrations on how to use a sara stedy to safely move someone from a chair to a bed - Sara Stedy Videos

Meeting Your Training Needs

The training offered will change over different periods of the year and in relation to changes in practice, we need to keep this fresh & up to date.