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Why take the Manual Handling Course - Online Course (eLearning)?


CPD = 2 Units

Course Snapshot

The manual handling training course covers all aspects of safe manual handling exploring the applicable regulations and legislation that apply to manual handling tasks. The course covers safe manual handling techniques and how to develop good habits including moving and handling training all covered online.

This course is ideal as introduction to safe manual handling and can constitute the basis for further practical training which you can carry out in the future.

The Manual Handling course is IIRSM & CPD approved.

Who is this course for?

Warehouse operatives, shop floor assistants, electricians, plumbers, plasterers, mechanics, people in the construction industry are just a few of the profession which can benefit from manual handling training. Incorrect manual handling is one of the most common causes of injury at work, this course will teach your employees safe handling habits and practical manual handling solutions and safe use of mechanical aids.

Why Take the manual handling course?

Training your employees with our online manual handling training course will give them greater awareness of the dangers that poor manual handling poses.

Course overview


System’s requirements

This course will work on most modern browsers such as Chrome, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge. You should have at least 1GB of RAM installed and a decent internet connection of at least 3MB per second.

The Manual Handling course contents

What is Manual Handling?
Manual Handling Regulations
Safe Handling
Learning Safe Handling Habits
Practical Manual Handling Solutions
Use of Mechanical Aids

Manual Handling Exam and Assessment

  • 75 minutes eLearning course
  • 6 modules to be completed with a minimum 75% pass requirement

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