Moving and Handling People and Equipment FOR CARE WORKERS

Care Worker Courses Available in Bury St Edmunds & Onsite


MHPE REFRESHER: Half Day (3 Hrs)
MHPE for NEW STARTERS: 1 Day (6 Hrs)


This course is available nationwide, all courses can be delivered on the client’s site or trainers can register to join one of our scheduled open courses held at Worksafe Head Office, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.
We can train up to 8 delegates per course with a ratio of 1:8.


The 3 Hour Moving and Handling of People & Equipment REFRESHER

Designed to UPDATE delegates who are already working as carer’s to become competent and confident while completing manual handling tasks.

The 1 Day Moving and Handling of People & Equipment for NEW STARTERS

For delegates NEW to care work, to inform and train them to become competent and confident while completing manual handling tasks.


Support, assessment and feedback is given at regular intervals during the course. Delegates will need to be able to perform all moving and handling tasks safely for the practical assessment scenarios.

Key Benefits

This course creates a clear understanding of the need to risk assess, use equipment and offers a range of moving and handling techniques for delegates to solve day to day handling tasks.

  • Understanding the moving and handling risk assessment process
  • Techniques for moving and handling people and inanimate loads
  • Problem solving complex people moving and handling tasks using the TILE risk assessment and a variety of moving and handling equipment available

Who should attend?

The course is designed for clinical staff who work in hospitals, (wards and theatres), the community, nursing and care homes and with the emergency services. If you do not have a clinical background please contact us to discuss if this course will be suitable for you to attend.


On successful completion of the course the trainers will be given a certificate of attendance.

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Call our team 01284 748288

Our office hours are:
Monday – Friday | 8.30am – 5pm

Course Summary:

  • 3 Hour (half day) or 6 hour (full Day)
  • Suitable for all care workers
  • Available to clients nationwide
  • Training venue available in Bury St Edmunds
  • Led by qualified and experienced trainers
  • WORKSAFE certificate on completion

Booking Form

Click the button below to download a copy of our OPEN COURSES booking form or email:

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Available Course Dates

**MHPE FOR CARE WORKERS – 3 Hour Refresher**

New Date:  19th January 2022

Duration:   3 Hours (09.30-12.30 or 3.30 – 16.30)

Venue:        Worksafe Head Office, Bury St Edmunds

Price:           £85 + Vat per Delegate



New Date: 20th January 2022

Duration:   1 Day (09.30-16.30)

Venue:        Worksafe Head Office, Bury St Edmunds

Price:           £125 + Vat per Delegate

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Early booking recommended as places are limited

Worksafe course leaders

All of our manual handling training courses are led by a member of our specialist team of training professionals and academics.