Manual Handling Course


This course to raise awareness of the dangers of handling heavy weights inappropriately and aims to give all attendees the tools with which they can assess a job and decide what if any safe manual handling methods can be used to complete the task.

Course Duration

1/2 Day

Course Content

Introduction to manual handling
What is manual handling?
Health and Safety at work act 1974
Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations 1999
Manual Handling Regulations 1992
Personal Protective Equipment Regulations 1992
Manual handling injury causations
Accident Statistics
Basic human anatomy
The Spine
Hierachy of Control
Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment
Correct Handling Techniques.
Theory Test


One Stop Training Certificate valid for 3 years.

Upcoming Pre-arranged
In House Training

Course Date/Time Event Location Price
Working at Height - 11-12-2018 Tuesday, December 11, 2018
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Blackburn £50+VAT
Safety Harness Awareness - 11-12-2018 Tuesday, December 11, 2018
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Blackburn £50+VAT
Manual Handling -17-12-2018 Monday, December 17, 2018
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Blackburn £50+VAT
Abrasive Wheels - 17-12-2018 Monday, December 17, 2018
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Blackburn £50+VAT
Fire Marshall - 18-12-2018 Tuesday, December 18, 2018
All Day
Blackburn £65+VAT
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