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Online Moving and Handling Training Course - UK CSTF Aligned - Skills for Health UK CSTF Aligned E-Learning Course
Welcome to The Mandatory Training Group's online moving and handling training course. This moving and handling e-learning course was developed to meet the required learning outcomes in the Skills for Health’s UK Core Skills Training Framework (CSTF), the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), the National Back Exchange (NBE) and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) recommendations for health and social care providers.
The content of this online moving and handling training course has been mapped to the UK Core Skills Training Framework (Skills for Health CSTF aligned). This activity has been accredited by The CPD Certification Service and equates to 2 hours of continuing professional development (CPD).
This online moving and handling training course covers the following:
By the end of this online moving and handling training course the learner will:
Staff involved as part of their duties in the moving and handling of inanimate loads, will require principle-based practical instruction on strategies and approaches for safely moving and handling inanimate loads, relevant to their role in the organisation.
Patient Handling Staff In addition to the learning outcomes listed for all employees, staff identified as being involved in patient handling activities will be required to meet the following additional outcomes. The learner will:
Staff involved as part of their duties in the moving and handling of patients will require principle-based practical instruction on strategies and approaches for safely moving and handling patients, relevant to their role in the organisation:
Training should be supported with practical instruction and competence assessment by work place supervisors in the use of any mechanical aids provided for undertaking Moving and Handling tasks.
NB: Additional learning outcomes, or specific training, may be necessary to meet the particular needs or function of individual organisations. These should be determined by local risk assessment and policy. It is the responsibility of employers to ensure that their staff attend the necessary practical training/assessments in line with local policies and procedures.
This online moving and handling training course is aimed at all staff throughout the NHS and private healthcare and social care sectors, including:
This online moving and handling training course can be completed as a standalone module or as part of our Skills for Health CSTF Aligned Mandatory Training Packages.
At the end of this online moving and handling training course, learners will be required to complete an online assessment.
On successful completion of the knowledge test (80% pass mark), learners will be able to download a FREE CPD certificate.
The content of this online moving and handling training course has been independently verified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
It will take approximately 45 to 90 minutes to complete this online moving and handling training course. The length of time to complete the course depends on the following:
Healthcare settings can pose significant moving and handling challenges and risks. Work-related musculoskeletal disorders, including manual handling injuries, are the most common type of occupational ill health in the UK (Health and Safety Executive 2011).
Given the nature, type and frequency of moving and handling activities undertaken the risks of injury to staff and patients are considerable and need to be minimised. As part of health and safety at work requirements, employers are expected to provide training on key health and safety risks and this has been supplemented with additional guidance covering the specific activity of moving and handling.
This moving and handling e learning course was developed to meet the required learning outcomes in the Skills for Health’s UK Core Skills Training Framework (CSTF), the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) recommendations for health and social care providers.
The Mandatory Training Group's online moving and handling course helps UK employers and employees alike to fulfil the health and safety regulations. Our moving and handling courses provide the essential knowledge and understanding as required by regulatory authorities.
There are many benefits of choosing The Mandatory Training Group as your e-learning training provider, including:
Are you responsible for organisational training and development or organisational statutory and mandatory compliance? You may want to find out more about how our CARE Learning Management System (LMS) may help your organisation. With out interactive CARE LMS, health and social care managers and administrators can easily:
You can also browse our full e-learning course catalogue to find out more about our statutory and mandatory training courses. Alternatively, contact our Support Team on 02476 100090 or via Email, stating your specific e-learning requirements.
Online Moving and Handling Training Course
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Our courses are divided into six units. You can either read or listen to the course materials. At the end of each unit is a ‘knowledge check’ section. This section helps the learners remember what they have learnt.
Our online training courses can be completed on your desktop computer/Mac, laptop, tablet or mobile device. These online courses are easily accessible as long as there is an internet connection.
These online training courses are self-paced. Therefore, learners have full control and flexibility on when they wish to complete the material.
There is no deadline for completion. The course will expire from a learner’s account after 365 days, whether it has been accessed or not.
Yes. All end of course assessments are completed online.
Learners are required to achieve a passing rate of 80% or more to complete the course and gain a CPD certificate.
To obtain your certificate, you need to complete the end of course assessment first. A passing rate of 80% or more is required to gain a CPD certificate.
Obtained certificates can be downloaded from the learner’s profile page.
We want you to be completely satisfied with your training. Thus, we offer a 14-day money-back guarantee if you are not 100% satisfied.To request a refund, you should email our Support Team with your receipt stating why you would like to be refunded. Any courses that have been completed and those with certificates will not be valid for a refund.
Yes, you can access the learning materials from any electronic device that has an internet connection. However, we recommend that you use a desktop or laptop device for the best learning experience. These online courses can also be taken on tablet and mobile devices, such as iPads, iPhone and Android mobile phones.
Obtained certificates can be downloaded from the learner’s profile page.
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There is no estimated completion time for this course. Learners can study in their own time at their speed. Learners may pause, leave and come back to the system to continue the training at any time.
The CPD hours depend on how long each learner takes to complete the course materials and assessments. Each course will indicate the anticipated completion time. This gives a general indication of the CPD hours for those who are required to submit their continuing professional development hours.