Manual Handling (principles of)


Course Objectives


To provide candidates with a basic understanding of the principles of manual handling, including risk assessment.


Course Content


● Regulations, practice and responsibility.

● Spinal anatomy and relating injuries.

● Risk assessment and risk reduction.

● Basic rules and practice.

● Planning.

● Risk assessment in the workplace.

● Optional employers supplement.


Who should attend - Any person carrying out manual handling operations.


NOTE: It is the employers responsibility to ensure persons attending the training course are free from any condition which would affect their ability to deal with manual handling requirements.


Assessment - By multiple-choice examination.


Please note: All our courses are delivered in English. All delegates must have a good understanding of written and spoken English to attend this course.


A Certificate of Training will be awarded to each successful candidate.


Course dates 2022: 19 January, 06 April, 06 July, 05 October, 07 December 2022


Guide Price Standard £95

Duration ½ day (9am-12 approx)

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