Course Overview

Who is this qualification for?

Welcome to the Level 2 Certificate in Assisting and Moving Individuals for Social Care Settings, a comprehensive course designed to enhance your professional development in the field. This qualification is specifically tailored to meet the demands of employers responsible for the health and safety of their employees in the United Kingdom. By undertaking this course, you will not only fulfill legal requirements but also enhance your competence in performing your tasks effectively.

Recognized and endorsed by Skills for Care, this certificate serves as a vital component of your continuous professional development (CPD). It supplements your existing responsibilities by providing you with the necessary skills and knowledge to fulfill specific duties mandated by The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 and The Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 (amended 2004).

Throughout this course, you will delve into the intricacies of risk assessment and develop the ability to identify potential hazards in social care settings. By understanding these risks, you will acquire the competence to minimize them and execute moving and handling tasks safely. By the end of the course, you will possess a comprehensive understanding of best practices and guidelines, ensuring the well-being of both yourself and the individuals under your care.

Join us on this educational journey to enhance your professional capabilities, meet legal requirements, and make a meaningful impact in the field of social care.


Moving Inanimate Loads Select and Use Appropriate Strategies and Equipment When Assisting and Moving Individuals Select and Use Appropriate Techniques and Equipment When Dealing With Falls Understanding and Enabling Assisting and Moving Individuals

  • Course level: Level 2
  • Total Qualifying Hours: 140
  • Guided Learning Hours: 140
  • Credit Value: 14