Manual handling e-learning course

Course objective

To ensure correct procedures are followed to minimise some of the risks of incorrect manual handling.

Course delivery

E-Learning module.

Course audience

This course is a refresher for staff who perform manual handling tasks as part of their job. This is not a substitute for the half day classroom course and staff performing manual handling tasks should attend the taught course.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • understand the law in relation to manual handling
  • carry out an assessment and plan the manoeuvre
  • apply the correct lifting and manoeuvring techniques
  • know where to find appropriate help and support 

Access: Manual handling course