Manual Handling

The Manual Handing Training Course is for any person who is involved in manual handling in the workplace.

Led by experienced tutors the Manual Handling Course is run in a realistic training environment and is both engaging and interactive.

On completion of the course successful candidates are issued with certification.

Manual Handling

1/2 Day Course

£115 + VAT

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Manual Handling Training Course Information

Manual Handling Training is required if your staff are undertaking potentially hazardous manual handling activities, it is a legal requirement under the Manual Handling Operations Regulations to ensure that effective training is provided. Manual Handling injuries account to 25% of all reported workplace accidents. This course will provide your staff with the knowledge to reduce the risks from Manual Handling activities and understand the basic technique for completing a safe lift.

What does the Manual Handling Training Course cover?

  • Spinal awareness and back care
  • Manual handling hazards
  • Manual handling injuries and the activities which cause them
  • Manual handling assessment
  • Safe handling principles
  • Ergonomics
  • Inanimate load handling
  • Mechanical aids
  • Fitness
  • Responsibilities imposed by the Manual Handling Operations Regulations
  • Controversial techniques
  • Team handling and communication
  • Practical applications

Who are Manual Handling Courses for?

This course is ideal for anyone who carries out manual handling activities at work and is tailored to your work.

How long does the training last?

1/2 day course.

How is the Manual Handling Course assessed?

A multiple choice assessment paper will be given at the end of the session. Successful candidates gaining 10 correct answers out of 15 will be awarded a Manual Handling Certificate.

How long is the certificate valid for?

3 years.

Check out the dates below for our two venues.

If you can't see a date that is suitable then give our team a call.

Choose from any of the course dates below to book your course.

LocationDatesTimePriceStatus
Brierley Hill20th Apr
8:00am - 12:00pm
£115
16 places available!
Birmingham12th May
8:00am - 12:00pm
£115
12 places available!
Birmingham18th May
8:00am - 12:00pm
£115
8 places available!
Birmingham9th Jun
8:00am - 12:00pm
£115
12 places available!
Birmingham15th Jun
8:00am - 12:00pm
£115
10 places available!
Brierley Hill15th Jul
8:00am - 12:00pm
£115
16 places available!
Birmingham20th Jul
8:00am - 12:00pm
£115
16 places available!
Brierley Hill12th Aug
8:00am - 12:00pm
£115
16 places available!
Birmingham17th Aug
8:00am - 12:00pm
£115
16 places available!
Brierley Hill9th Sep
8:00am - 12:00pm
£115
16 places available!
Birmingham14th Sep
8:00am - 12:00pm
£115
16 places available!

If you need help or advice then please call us to speak to a training consultant.