Course Details

  • This short course will help give students the knowledge and skills to improve their understanding of manual handling to support the mobility needs of individuals in the care sector.

    Students will cover the anatomy of the spine, legislation covering moving and handling, and the theory and practical application of equipment and techniques for handling people.

  • This course is suitable for any Health and Social care students or frontline staff working or volunteering in the sector.

  • This course will be assessed by both written and practical assessments.

  • Once you’ve completed this Level 2 course you’ll be able to progress onto further the level 2 or 3 Health and Social care qualifications. This course will demonstrate competence of Care Certificate Standard 13.3 to a prospective health and social care employer.

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  • The cost of this course is £250.00. If you have any further queries, please contact us on 03333 222 444 or

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In one of The Manchester College’s 19 Centres of Excellence you’ll develop the skills and gain the qualifications that you need to take the next steps towards your dream career.

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