Moving and Handling of Children with Physical Difficulties

Full day ‘Initial’ Course for those who have not been trained in Moving and Handling previously (refresher recommended annually).

Half day Refresher Course for those who have been trained in Moving and Handling in the past 12 – 18 months (refresher recommended annually).

Suitable for any staff working with a child or young person who has Physical / Movement difficulties.
Not suitable for staff working with children who have behavioral difficulties.

Note: If you require training using hoists please note this on your application.
Please bring up to date examples of handling plans and risk assessments.

Early Years Practitioners – If you work in an early years or childcare setting you can access funding (subject to eligibility) through the DCC Early Years & Childcare Service for this training course. Contact Natalie Elston – natalie.elston@devon.gov.uk for EY funding queries.

"Weeks run from Monday to Sunday. Please note that weeks without communications to schools are ignored and the links will go to the last week where a communication was made in this category."