Lead Forensics

Principles of Manual Handling

Course Info

Duration : 0.5 Day(s)



The Principles of Manual Handling is a standalone level 1 qualification.  It is aimed at those who carry out manual handling activities at work and introduces learners to the hazards of manual handling, the risks involved and controls available and what to expect from a manual handling assessment. On successful completion will prepare learners to look carefully at their own work activities and contribute to the development of safer methods and tasks, in co-operation with their managers and supervisors. The qualification is not intended to train learners to carry out manual handling assessments nor to provide detailed training on handling techniques. Learners need to complete a short multiple choice question paper on completion.

Course contents:

  • The process of Manual Handling in the Workplace
  • Manual handling injuries and the activities which cause them
  • Manual handling assessment and control options
  • Responsibilities imposed by the Manual Handling Operations Regulations

Special Notes:


£60.00 Excl vat


Course/ On-site Car Park/ Wifi/ Hot Drinks Throughout the Day



Event Date Available Spaces Book
06/01/2023 11
15/03/2023 12
03/05/2023 12
14/07/2023 12
15/09/2023 12
22/11/2023 12