Book a workshop & FAQs

We are pleased to offer the training workshops to healthcare professionals for free of charge – we just kindly ask that you arrange a suitable venue with a profiling bed.

Request a date for a CPD workshop or a Skills Workshop

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who should attend a CPD or a Skills Workshop?

The breadth of topics covered make Ethos Education workshops suitable for a wide range of professionals in both the community and acute healthcare sectors. Delegates who have already benefited from the programme include:

  • Occupational Therapists
  • Student Occupational Therapists
  • Nurses
  • Practice Managers
  • Back Care Advisors
  • Moving and Handling Specialists

What will it cost?

As a healthcare professional, we are pleased to offer CPD accredited Ethos Education & Skills Workshops to you completely free of charge – we just kindly ask you to arrange a suitable venue with a profiling bed available. All other equipment will be provided by the Handicare team. Handicare reserve the right to charge for Ethos Education workshops in certain situations at a rate of £90.00 per delegate on a full day course or £60.00 per delegate on a half day course.

How long is a workshop?

Half day CPD workshops are approx 3 hours. A morning workshop is usually from 09:30 – 12:30 and an afternoon workshop is usually from 13:30 – 16:30.

Full day  CPD workshops are approx 6 hours and are usually from 10:00 – 16:00.

Skills Workshops are approx 1 hour, dependent on the Moving and Handling equipment being demonstrated.

Alternative times can be organised to meet your needs if required.

How many delegates can attend?

Min-Max number of delegates per half day CPD workshop: 5-10. The same half day session may be run morning and afternoon to allow for different delegates to attend the same session on a single day.

Min-Max number of delegates per full day CPD workshop: 6-12

Min-Max number of delegates per Skills Workshop: 6-12


If you need to cancel your workshop booking please provide us with at least 10 days notice. Any cancellations outside of this time-frame will be chargeable at the rates set out above.  To discuss a confirmed Ethos Education workshop, please email