What is Manual Handling Training?
Manual Handling Training will teach you safe techniques and best practices for lifting, carrying, pushing, and pulling objects manually, with the aim of reducing the risk of musculoskeletal injuries.
What will I learn on a Manual Handling Training Course?
You will learn the following on your course:
- The process of manual handling in the workplace
- Manual handling injuries and activities which cause them
- Manual handling assessment and control options
- Responsibilities imposed by the Manual Handling Operations Regulations
Who should attend Manual Handling Training?
This course is designed for all employees who carry out manual handling activities at work. In particular, warehouse staff, order pickers, post room personnel, production and maintenance workers, care assistants, construction workers etc.
The Manual Handling Training is a half day course
There are no formal entry requirements for this course. If you have any worries or concerns please call or chat with us online.
p>You will complete a short multiple-choice assessment at the end of your course. On successful completion, you will earn an in-house certificate of attendance.
If you feel you will need support to complete any aspect of the course, please contact our team. Any information you pass to us will be confidential and only discussed with the trainer to see what arrangements can be made to support you.