RoSPA Level 3 Award in Safer People Handling Trainers
Providing workers with the knowledge and skills to train others in the workplace
What is the moving and handling train the trainer course?
This 4 day accredited moving and handling train the trainer course has been designed with the aim of developing a confident, motivated and professionally qualified safer people handling trainer, who promotes the movement of people in a safe and dignified way with a person centred of approach.
Why take the moving and handling train the trainer course?
According to the Labour Force Survey, there are 241,000 estimated days lost due to self-reported musculoskeletal disorders caused or made worse by jobs in the UK. This moving and handling course will provide your organisation with effective moving and handling training that focuses on your bespoke needs making training more meaningful and with better outcomes for the workforce and users of the services.
"The tutor’s knowledge and skills were passed on in a friendly and supportive manner, taking the time to answer questions and back this up with real life examples. He even made the course interesting and I learned and retained lots and lots to pass on to my delegates."
Why study with RoSPA?
A principle led approach to people handling
Gain a qualification in moving and handling people
Run by professional safety practitioners with excellent track records in training delivery
Real and practical benefits that delegates take back to your organisation
What does the moving and handling train the trainer course cover?
This 4 day moving and handling train the trainer course consists of three units:
Understanding the principles and practices of the safer movement of people
This unit develops the learner's knowledge of the principles and practices that underpin the safer movement of people in the workplace.
Application of safer practices to the movement of people
This unit develops the learner's knowledge and skills in the application of basic biomechanical principles and safer dignified practices to the movement of people within the workplace.
Delivering a safer people handling training session
The final unit develops the learner's knowledge and skills so they can prepare, deliver and evaluate a safer people handling training session.
How is the moving and handling train the trainer course assessed?
The qualification is assessed through:
- Practical demonstrations
- A written session and action plan
- A 30 minute micro-teach
Where can I study the moving and handling course?
We recognise that everyone is different, which is why we offer a choice of study routes. You can attend a course at one of our training centres or have the course delivered in your workplace.
Our training centres allow you to get away from the distractions of the workplace and focus on your qualification
We can visit your workplace and deliver the course at a time and place to suit you. This is an effective way of training several delegates at the same time, saving on time and travel costs