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Course Information

Who can take this course?

This course is suitable for employees, health and safety officers, supervisors, managers, and anyone looking to enhance their understanding of safe manual handling practices.

How long will it take?

The course takes approximately 4 hours, with morning and afternoon options for flexibility.

How much does it cost?

The fee is £450.00 + VAT per session, regardless of the number of candidates upto a max of 6.

Training for individuals?

For individuals, eLearning is a flexible and cost-effective option. Train at your own pace from anywhere. Learn more: eLearning Manual Handling Course.

What qualification do I receive?

After completing the course, candidates receive a certificate valid for three years, with a recommended renewal every 3 years.

What is Covered:

In this course, you will cover essential topics, starting with the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and its impact on workplace manual handling. You’ll also explore the Manual Handling Regulations of 1992, including amendments made in 2002, ensuring compliance with legal requirements. Additional legislation related to handling practices will be discussed to provide a comprehensive understanding of legal obligations. Gain insights into the human body, particularly the spine, and common injuries associated with manual handling. Master safe handling practices, utilize handling aids effectively, and develop skills in risk assessment for manual handling tasks. Apply theoretical knowledge practically, learning efficient and safe kinetic lifting techniques while assessing your understanding through delegate evaluations.

How do I book this course?

To book this course or request more information, please complete the form below.

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