Online Moving and Assisting of People Level 2 (VTQ) Training Videos

(660 Ratings)

This course includes safer moving and positioning of people as well as manual handling of objects which is immensely important in the healthcare industry. This course is ideal for all workplace requirements which require heavy lifting. Start learning to prevent risk of injury to yourself or others. Sign up now!

Introduction

Welcome to your Moving and Assisting of People Level 2 course. The course begins with a brief introduction and overview of the course content. We look at the various Acts and Regulations that govern Safe Moving and Assisting, as well as how and why we need to do this correctly and the manager's duty to ensure staff are kept safe and understand the policies and procedures in place.


Lifting Safety and prevention

It is important to assess each individual move and this section looks at why that is, including back and spinal injuries and repetitive strain injuries (RSI), You will learn what to do when an accident happens and about slips, trips and falls.


Moving and Lifting Objects

In this section, you will learn how to lift objects safely, individually, and in a team, as well as odd-shaped objects and pushing and pulling techniques.

Team Lifting

Team Lifting


03:17
English
Odd-Shaped Objects

Odd-Shaped Objects


03:22
English
Pushing and Pulling

Pushing and Pulling


02:15
English

Moving and Positioning People

In this section, you will learn not only how to safely move and assist people, including the use of slings, boards, and chairs but how important communication is when assisting.


Bed Moves

This section specifically covers moving and assisting those who are in a bed, the use of slide sheets, how to turn a patient, and how to use satin bed sheets.


Falls and Fall Prevention

This section looks at falls and fall prevention, and how to assist somebody if they have fallen.

Fall Prevention

Fall Prevention


02:05
English

Items to assist in Moving People

There are a number of aids used to assist when moving people, these include turntables, rotating standing aid, slings, hoists, and wheelchairs. In this section, you will learn about each in more detail.

Using a Turntable

Using a Turntable


04:41
English
Walking Frames

Walking Frames


01:56
English
Wheelchairs

Wheelchairs


03:27
English
Slings

Slings


06:49
English
Ceiling hoists

Ceiling hoists


01:29
English
Emergency Procedures

Emergency Procedures


02:24
English

Summary to Moving and Positioning of People

In summary, we give more information on how to take your final test and print your certificate of completion and other course resources.

Course Summary

Course Summary


02:07
English

Course Details

Video Playtime

3 hours and 14 minutes

Captions

English

Instructor

Keith Sleightholm

Audio

English

Moving and Assisting of People Level 2 (VTQ) - Online at a Glance

  • Training endorsed by Skills for Care and from a Skills for Care Centre of Excellence
  • The personal safety, health and dignity issues relating to the movement of people
  • The importance of risk assessment and handling plans to reduce the risk of injury
  • The principles of use of different types of equipment
  • The safe application of moving people skills
  • Covers a variety of different aids used in moving and assisting people

Ready to get started?

Online Moving and Assisting of People Level 2 (VTQ)

3 hours and 14 minutes
English
£24.95 + VAT