Manual Handling at Work

man-hand-picHalf-day course in correct manual handling

This manual handling course is perfect if your work includes lifting or moving loads or you wish to learn about correct manual handling techniques in your workplace. We cover everything you need to know so you can gain your manual handling certificate and meet the requirements of the Manual Handling Operations 1992 Regulations.

Our high-quality manual handling courses will help you:

  • get your manual handling certificate
  • understand the risks that apply to handling loads in your workplace
  • use the right techniques to lift and carry loads safely
  • take correct action to avoid problems
  • make sure your workplace meets the regulations regarding safe manual handling.

Our manual handling programme covers the regulations that apply to safe manual handling, how to lift and carry loads and minimise the risk of injury and strain, how to use equipment correctly, how to use risk assessment methods and much more.

Whether you're new to manual handling or you wish to become your workplace manual handling specialist or give advice to others on manual handling, you're sure to benefit from our manual handling course.

Train at our venues or we'll come to you. Call us on: 0845 299 4049 or Contact Us to find out more.

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In-house training:

Is totally flexible

Saves time & money

Very convenient

Great for team spirit

Up to 10 people at your premises £525 + VAT (from £52.50 each)

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One place at our training centre is £95 + VAT

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July 31st (Monday 1:30 - 4:30) 2017 £95.00 £114.00
London
October 31st (Tuesday 1:30 - 4:30) 2017 £95.00 £114.00
London
February 1st (Thursday 1:30 - 4:30) 2018 £95.00 £114.00
London

 

Sample Manual Handling Training Course Programme
  • Introduction to Manual Handling
  • Lifting and carrying safely
  • Techniques to avoid injury and strain
  • Manual Handling Risk Assessment explained.
  • How this applies to you.
  • The use of equipment
  • How to recognise and avoid potential problems
  • Responsibilities of employers and employees including Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 and safety legislation
  • Questions and answers

Basic manual handling – background

The law on manual handling requires all employers to carry out training for staff who lift or move loads. Employers, as well as employees, have responsibilities under the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 (also known as 'Manual Handling Operations 1992').

Our team of experienced, competent and supportive tutors can help you achieve your manual handling certificate. We'll give you expert classroom tuition and guidance.

Train at our venues or we'll come to you . Call us on: 0845 299 4049 or Contact Us to find out more.

What do you need for this manual handling training course?

  • ability to show practical skills

 

We run manual handling courses in London, Middlesex, Croydon, Guildford, Chelmsford, Milton Keynes, Chesterfield, Oxford, Slough, Swindon, Birmingham, Manchester, Essex, Peterborough, Leeds, Liverpool, Bradford, Sheffield, Blackpool, Leicester, Portsmouth, Southampton, Bournemouth, Brighton, Norwich, Newcastle, Cardiff, Bristol, Plymouth, Glasgow, Swansea, Reading, Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Belfast, Oxfordshire, Warrington and Norwich. 

Train at our venues or we'll come to you . Call us on: 0845 299 4049 or Contact Us to find out more.

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