At the end of May 2016 the LSCDG event booking will no longer be available and instead we will use a new booking system, to register please click here

Alternatively, you can self-register your details using this link

However, before you self- register you will need to ensure you have the following information

  • An email address (not a generic email)
  • Manager name
  • Manager email

If you do not have an email, please use the registration form on this website

Please also refer to our LMS page for further information.

Moving & Handling Update

one day course

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Availability: 8



(Multi Agency Training)




To attend this course delegates MUST have completed the 3 day Moving & Handling Training The Trainer Course with LSCDG, Leicestershire County Council.

 Aims & Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, participants will:


  • Work within the laws and regulations of Moving and Handling


  • Identify and demonstrate the physical effects of manual handling on the body


  • Use principles of safe handling and instruct others to do so.


  • Identify and correct unsafe client handling practices


  • Use safe hoisting techniques and instruct others to do so


  • Carry out and demonstrate to others the need for safety checks on equipment


  • Carry out, implement and review M&H risk assessments


  • Demonstrate continued competence


  • Have an update on Manual Handling Risk Assessment


It is considered good practice for delegates to attend Moving and Handling Update approximately every 18 months.



The course dates are as follows:




Course Time: 8.45 arrival for 9.00am prompt start, to 4.00pm

Venue: County Hall, Glenfield


Delegates will be expected to attend the training on time and complete the training, otherwise they may be turned away by the trainer and the organisation will be charged.


Refreshments will be provided.   Lunch will NOT be provided


This course is a multi-agency training and will remain fully funded.

As long as delegates attend a multi–agency course, no invoice will be raised for an attendance.


If delegates fail to attend, the establishment will be invoiced for the non-attendance rate of £100 (if the course is more than a day then this will be £100 per day).


Leicestershire County Council staff can book on the course through the Hub, with your user account and password


If you do not have an account please email

Leicester City Council Staff cannot attend this course.



Wider Sector & Rutland County Council staff book on the course through the Hub, with your user account and password


If you do not have an account, this will need to be created for you.  Please follow the link for joining instructions and more information about the Hub or email



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