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Manual Handling Course

This course provides the students with vital skills and information for safe handling of goods and equipment. This course will go through the main topics you need to know to increase your safety and the safety of others in the work place. The Manual Handling Course is entirely practically based with no exam, but all candidates will receive constructive comments on their practical performance. 

About This Course

Course duration – 3 to 4 hours

All employees are suitable for this course.

This is an attendance course and is not examined, but all candidates receive constructive comments on their practical performance.



  • What is manual handling
  • Relating injuries to manual handling
  • Cost of manual handling, Employers, National Economy and Personally
  • The Health and Safety At Work Act and the Manual Handling Regulations
  • The spine
  • Risk Assessment, Load, Individual, Task and Environment
  • Making a stable base
  • Pushing, pulling of trolleys
  • Practical work in manual handling


Cost £50 + VAT per candidate

You can book a course to be held at your venue, or book on one of my open courses.