Manual Handling Training

Our Manual Handling course is designed to provide participants with the knowledge to conduct all manual handling activities in a manner that will prevent injury and is based on the HSA course guidelines

The course deals with informing participants on the consequences of lifting incorrectly, because if persons understand the consequences of incorrect lifting they will pay more attention to lifting correctly.

On completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Perform specific Manual Handling tasks competently to a recognised standard.
  • Complete essential risk assessment prior to completing manual handling tasks.
  • Identify Ergonomic factors associated with their work activities.
  • Complete a series of exercises designed to improve strength, endurance and flexibility, the key components of physical fitness.

All trainees who successfully complete the course will receive the relevant certification.

Who Should Attend

All staff in any organisation should complete manual handling training specific to their work activities

Course Aim

To ensure all manual handling activities are carried out in a manner that will prevent injury