Safe Manual Handling Training Qualification

Course Detail

This training is designed for staff; whose job role involves moving and handling objects and is suitable for staff at all levels and for refresher training of staff who have previously received training.

Course Duration: 6 Hours duration


Course Content

  • What is manual handling?
  • Legislation and Statistics:
  • Risk assessments:-
  • Factors relevant to lifting & handling:
  • Common unsafe moving and lifting techniques:
  • Practical:-
  • Moving an object
  • Lifting an object
  • Turning an object
  • Using equipment (if appropriate)


This course is based on continual assessment a multiple choice question paper and final assessment scenario


On successful completion of the course delegates will receive a  certification.



We now run all our East Lancashire courses from the new Burnley Dedicated Training venue which provides free parking and easy motorway access. We also have venues available in Bolton and Chorley.