Manual Handling

The aim of this course is to provide Learners with the knowledge and understanding of moving and handling in their employment and collective responsibilities under employer and legislative policies.


Seats Available: 12


Course Objectives

  • Being able to identify risks and hazards before and during moving and handling
  • Wearing the correct PPE
  • Completing Risk Assessments of objects to be deployed
  • Demonstrate correct lifting techniques
  • Consider using alternative moving and handling methods

Course Topics

  • Moving and handling regulations and obligations
  • Risk Assessments and hazards
  • Employees responsibilities
  • Employer’s responsibilities
  • The spine
  • Types of lifting equipment and its use

Guided Learning Hours

The minimum guided learning hours is 3 for this course.

Who will benefit?

Managers, supervisors, safety professionals and/or employees who use moving and handling Equipment.


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