Manual Handling Training Courses

Reduce your risks and keep staff safe

Manual Handling Training

Course Aim:

You have a legal requirement to make sure your staff know how to lift and carry items correctly.


This course provides guidance on moving objects safely, lifting and handling procedures and the kind of injuries that can be caused by incorrect handling.

Manual Handling Training

Course Content Includes

  • Definition of manual handling

  • Our anatomy and how injuries occur

  • What the law says about manual handling

  • Carrying out a risk assessment

  • Techniques for lifting safely

  • Practical session

Course costs and info

Our Manual Handling Training is conducted at your premises. 

The course can accommodate up to 12 delegates for a cost of £395+VAT.

One hour course: Includes everything listed in the ‘Course content includes’ section, with a brief overview on how to carry out an instant risk assessment in your head for each lifting task.

Two hour course: Most suitable for managers required to carry out risk assessments, the two hour course includes everything listed in the ‘Course content includes’ section, as well as an in-depth look at how to write risk assessments. We also supply a free Microsoft Word document template for delegates.

The cost is the same for both the one and two hour courses.

Learn more

Visit our support pages to learn more about Manual Handling duties and responsibilities.

From legislation to refresher info