Moving and Handling Training

Cost: Free to members of BEST Trust otherwise £175

Target Group: SENCOs, SSAs, Teachers, EYFS, KS1, KS2

Course Leaders: Margaret Millar and Terri Wild

Margaret Miller has been an accredited Moving and Handling (Centaur) trainer for 15 years. This training is suitable for anyone working in mainstream or special settings including early years settings and nurseries.
Terri Wild has over 20 years’ experience of working with children with additional needs, challenging behaviour and complex health needs.  She is an accredited Advanced Team Teach tutor. She has led courses within Bury over the past 5 years supporting mainstream staff to manage challenging behaviour within their settings. She has  expertise in total communication, sensory processing needs, managing and understanding challenging behaviour, and autism.

Course Information:

*There is a maximum of 6 people allowed on this course so early booking is essential.

*Please note, this is not a Team Teach course. It is for staff who have to move or handle children with physical difficulties. 

  • The importance of safe load management
  • Legal Requirements
  • Spinal Awareness
  • Musculo-Skeletal Injury
  • Looking after oneself
  • The AAPEE system of safer manual handling
  • Base to face Checkpoints
  • Risk Assessment
  • Object Handling Equipment
  • Object Handling Techniques
Reference SN08SP20
Date Tuesday 31st March 2020
Time 8.45am to 3.30pm
Location Millwood School


Reference SN08SU20
Date Friday 12th June 2020
Time 8.45am to 3.30pm
Location Millwood School