Healthcare training professionals

Manual Handling of Objects

Course Information

Course Aims

This qualification introduces candidates to the hazards and risks involved in manual handling and outlines what to expect from a manual handling assessment. It will enable employees to develop safer manual handling techniques in the workplace

Course Duration

This course is run over a period of 2 hours, times are flexible to your requirements.

Course Content

The process of manual handing in the workplace
Manual handling injuries and activities which cause them
Manual handling assessment and control options
Responsibilities imposed by the Manual Handling Operations Regulations
Safety lifting techniques

Course Certification

An attendance certificate is awarded on completion of the course; this is subject to satisfaction of the instructor and the end of course practical assessments.


The price for this course is 250 for 8 people + 20 for any additional people, discounts available for larger groups.

Feedback about this course

"Very informative with regards to weight guidelines"
- Harrow , May 2011

"Informative and friendly"
- Harrow , May 2011

"Clear and Specific to the job"
- Farnborough , May 2011