Simple Stuff Works
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Simple Stuff Works
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We are delighted to be able to offer a range of accredited training. If you have very specific needs or would like to arrange a course please get in touch with Simone who will be happy to help.

We have two workshops provided free of charge, Introduction to Postural Care and Measurement of Body Symmetry – for dates and a booking form please get in touch. These are booked on a first come first served basis so please get the booking form back to us as soon as you can if you think you would like to take advantage of this opportunity.

Simple Stuff Works is an approved provider of accredited training, we work in partnership with our awarding body OCNWMR to develop and deliver innovative, quality assured training.  Our qualifications are recognised nationally and approved by Ofqual for inclusion on the Qualification Credit Framework (QCF). 

For Qualification Guides please follow this link

Simple Stuff Works Train the Trainer Courses

Simple Stuff Works are looking for passionate healthcare practitioners who want to deliver accredited training in therapeutic night positioning.  The course is held in Tamworth, Staffordshire over three days. On completion of the course participants will have access to all the training material they need to deliver the Level 2 Award in Postural Care Awareness and become part of a growing, supportive community of Trainers.

Simple Stuff Works training material is used under license, all Trainers are asked to sign a license agreement agreeing to conditions of use prior to having full access to the material.

For further details of the Level 2 Award in Postural Care Awareness please follow this link.

Upcoming course dates:

Course ID

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3


10th Dec 2015

21st Jan 2016

25th Feb 2016


14th April 2016

12th May 2016

16th June 2016


22nd Sept 2016

20th Oct 2016

22nd Nov 2016

What does it cost?

We are passionate about finding the right people and do not want finance to be a barrier.  We will provide the training, refreshments and materials free of charge. Participants will need to organise their own travel and accommodation and will need to commit to all three days of training and to completion of work between the face to face sessions. Places are offered following completion of an application form, which can be downloaded from 

We have a maximum of 6 places per course and are always over subscribed. You need your application form to be submitted at least 4 weeks prior to the beginning of the course. You will be notified of whether you have a place 3 weeks prior to the beginning of the course.

Measurement of Body Symmetry – for Qualification Guide please follow this link

Level 2 Award Postural Care Awareness

Our next courses will be run by Ingrid Stanfield in Trafford on Thursday, Friday 5th and 6th May 2016, and then Thursday, Friday  27th and 28th October 2016. 

Ingrid will also be Measuring course is Friday 27th May. There are still some places available and the cost is £185.
/div> We have a list of approved trainers, who have completed the Leadership course or its previous equivalent, and are able to deliver accredited Level 2 courses. These trainers are independent and their prices vary however they adhere to strict quality assurance procedures in order to maintain their registration with us.



Courses delivered

Geographical Areas covered

Contact details

Gail Russell

Level 2 Postural Care Awareness

Level 3 Postural Care in the Seated Position

UK wide


Gail is a highly experienced OT and seating specialist. As well as training provision Gail is able to offer independent seating assessment and advice.

Tess Ellis

Level 2 Postural Care Awareness

Level 3 Postural Care in the Lying Position

UK wide



I have over 20 years experience of working with people with disabilities in a number of roles. I am passionate about person centred approaches and self directed support. EST Partnership Ltd supports person centred approaches in health and social care through person centred consultation, a range of training options and through support planning for people with Personal Budgets and Personal Health Budgets. In addition to my work for EST I also continue to work clinically as a physiotherapist.

Ingrid Stanfield

Level 2 Postural Care Awareness

Level 3 Measurement of Body Symmetry

UK wide

Ingrid is a highly specialised physiotherapist with over 20 years experience of working with children and their families. Ingrid works in Trafford and has led the development of their postural care services for children and young people aged 0-19 years old. Ingrid has been instrumental in setting up a local postural care network for therapists involved with children ,young people and adults with complex and additional needs.  She has delivered many successful accredited courses and has a great deal of measurement experience.



Pamela Richardson

Level 2 Postural Care Awareness

English and French courses

Canada wide

Zzz-olutions provide information on postural care through training courses and they also provide Simple Stuff Works equipment within Canada. Pam is also available to offer Measurement of Body Symmetry Training.

Disability Services Commission Western Australia

Bas Jansen

Annemarie de Heus


Level 2 Postural Care Awareness

Level 3 Measurement of Body Symmetry

Level 3 Postural Care in Lying

Level 3 Postural Care in Seating

Level 4 Leading Change in Postural Care

Western Australia

Courses in the rest of Australia and New Zealand will be considered on an individual basis 


Bas is a highly experienced physiotherapist who has worked to provide postural care with children, young people and adults living in Western Australia.  He has supported Annemarie through her training and now both are able to deliver accredited courses.