Manual Handling

Manual Handling Operator

The Course Covers:

  • Course Overview
  • Awareness of Risks of Work Related Muscular-Skeletal Disorders
  • Understanding of Injuries Sustained by Poor Lifting / Handling Techniques
  • Risk Assessment
  • Elimination of Lifting If Applicable
  • Mechanical Lifting & Handing
  • Training
  • Preventative Measures & Control Measures
  • Correct Lifting Techniques – Both Practical & Visual
  • Overview of Legislation
  • How to Look After Your Back

Course Duration: 2 – 3 Hours

Who Should Attend: Anyone Who Conducts Any Form of Manual Handling Activity Whilst at Work.

From only £35 per person

Minimum of 8 Persons in Attendance During One Course On The Same Day. Smaller numbers considered. Plus, travel expenses.

At the end of the course each candidate will complete a multi-choice examination on aspects covered within the course. Successful candidates will receive a certificate of attendance and a pass proving competence through the HSS Health & Safety Services Manual Handling course syllabus which is valid for 24 months.

Courses can be held at our training centre in Stamford or we can undertake training at your premises.

Contact us on 01780 753773 or email hssmn@btinternet.com

Manual Handling Assessor

The Course Covers:

  • Manager Responsibilities
  • Awareness of Risks of Work Related Muscular-Skeletal Disorders
  • Understanding of Injuries Sustained by Poor Lifting / Moving Techniques
  • Risk Assessment Process
  • Elimination of Lifting & Handling
  • Mechanical Lifting & Moving Equipment
  • Training of Individuals
  • Preventative Measures & Control Measures
  • Correct Lifting Techniques – Both Practical & Visual
  • Multiple Person Lifting Techniques
  • Legislation Associated to Manual Handling
  • Understanding the Effects of Back Problems & How to Avoid Them

Course Duration: Half Day

Who Should Attend: Appointed Persons Who Are to Be Responsible for Carrying Out Manual Handling Assessments.

From £50 per person

Minimum of 6 Persons in Attendance During One Course on The Same Day. Smaller numbers are considered. Plus travel expenses.

Training dates are not posted on this website. Please contact us to request availability and price.Prices are quoted taking into consideration travel distance, venue, time, course(s) required, number of candidates and number of courses booked at once.

Contact us on 01780 753773 or email hssmn@btinternet.com

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