Level 1 Principles of Moving and Handling

  • CSTF Aligned
  • Level: Foundation
  • Study time: 1 hour
Gain theoretical moving and handling training today with our online course.
Mandatory Training
This theoretical, foundation course is ideal for those who require knowledge of moving and handling principles. Our course is CSTF aligned and covers both UK and Jersey legislation.
  • Modules: 3
  • Exams: 1

What's included?

This moving and handling course is designed for those who need knowledge of general moving and handling principles.

If you work in care, and move and assist people as part of your role, we suggest our Level 1 Moving and Assisting People course instead.

This course has similar content to our Level 1 Moving and Assisting People course. You should ensure that this course fits your needs before purchasing.

Course Aims

  • Understand the legislation relevant to moving and handling
  • Understand anatomy of the spine and how the body is affected by moving and handling
  • Understand good moving and handling practices and how to apply these in the workplace

Course Modules

  • Legislation
  • Risk Assessment
  • Safe Moving and Handling


There is an assessment at the end of the course. The assessment must be passed with at least 75% in order to pass the course. You have unlimited attempts to pass the final assessment.

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