Manual Handling

Duration :

Half day

Course Overview

This practical course aims to raise awareness of the potential injuries that are associated with poor manual handling practices. It is suitable for managers, supervisors and all members of staff who undertake any form of manual handling as part of their role.


To ensure delegates have a better understanding of:


  • Their legal responsibilities
  • How to design safe manual handling operations
  • How effective manual handling operations can ensure safety.

Course Content

    • Legal requirements
    • Benefits of safe practice
    • The anatomy of back pain
    • Risk factors
    • How to carry out safe manual handling
    • Control measures and appropriate systems of work
    • Practical exercise


    Open Course:
    £120.00 per person plus VAT (ask about our discounted rate for groups)
    On-site training: £625.00 plus VAT (up to 10 delegates)

    This course is available under the 'Flexi-Train' package

    NOTE: A £95.00 charge will apply for any course that starts on or before 07:00 Hrs,  or starts on or after 17:00 Hrs.

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