Manual Handling Course 1/2 Day Course
The Health and Safety At Work Act 1974 and The Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 require that appropriate consideration be given to protect workers and prevent accidents in the work place.

More than a third of all three-day or over injuries reported to Health and Safety Executive or the local authorities in the UK are caused by poor manual handling techniques. Lack of proper training provision may invalidate employee liability insurance.

The course covers:

  • Your Back
  • Common Injuries
  • The Law and Manual Handling
  • Handling Objects
  • Knowledge and Practical Development
  • Lifting Boxes practical
  • Lifting Sacks practical Pushing and Pulling techniques
  • Handling Unusually Shaped Object
  • Teamwork
  • Guidelines for Manual Handling
  • Risk Assessment
  • Additional Factors
  • In the Event of an Accident 

This is a half day course which includes all course materials, practical scenarios and certification.


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Flexible timetables
All equipment supplied
All study materials supplied
Professional Instructors / Staff
Friendly atmosphere
Kids and Adults 
Individual or group lessons

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Queens Park - Change in Opening Hours

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From 11th August, Queen's Park is shutting at 8.30pm

Because of this we will need to meet at 6.30pm, not 7.00pm.

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