The manual handling course runs for half a day and is ideal for any person required to lift anything substantial. 

33% of work-related injuries are caused by manual handling, so ensure you’re equipped with the knowledge to avoid damage.  

The course covers: 

  • Anatomy of the spine
  • Causes of back pain 
  • Returning back to work 
  • Moving and handling assessments 
  • Manual handling legislation 
  • Principles of safer moving and handling 
  • Unsafe systems of work 
  • Equipment demonstrations and practice 
  • Manual handling risk assessment