Manual Handling Training

A lack of Manual Handling Training accounts for the largest cause of work related accidents (39%) in the U.K. with each injury averaging 20 days off work.

Who Should Attend?

Manual Handling training gives an understanding of the the long-term effects on the body whilst manually moving objects and how to avoid suffering a musculoskeletal injury.

Training Method

We use an audio and visual presentation, with group activities and it concludes with a written assessment. Manual Handling training can count towards your CPD.


Manual Handling training can be delivered to your site nationwide or you can attend one of our half-day friendly Manual Handling open courses in Retford, Nottinghamshire.

Manual Handling Training

Course Content

The Manual Handling training course will look at the employers and employee’s responsibilities under The Manual Handling Regulations 1992 (as amended 2002) and covers the following:
  • Appropriate systems of work for the individual’s tasks and environment
  • How to carry out safe manual handling including good handling technique
  • Manual handling risk factors and how injuries can occur
  • Use of mechanical aids
Manual Handling Training

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Open Course


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Bespoke Training


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