Manual Handling Training Course Online

Manual Handling Training Course Online

£15.00 + VAT

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1 £15.00
2 - 9 £12.50
10 - 49 £10.00
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Our RoSPA approved manual handling online course gives your employees high quality training which ensures their safety when undertaking manual handling processes. Our manual handling course online is recognised by major contractors, clients and SSIP schemes such as CHAS, SafeContractor and ConstructionLine. Buy your online manual handling course today.


If you need help with your purchase or have any questions call our consultant on 0123 747 7931

Manual Handling Course Overview

  • PLEASE NOTE: This course cannot be taken on a mobile phone
  • Professional Online Health & Safety Training Course
  • RoSPA certified
  • Course can be taken on desktop, laptop or tablet
  • Instant 24/7 access
  • Download Manual Handling Certificate upon completion
  • Bulk discounts available
  • Chartered health and safety e-learning supplier

What Is Manual Handling?

Manual handling refers to the physical act of transporting or supporting a load using human effort. This includes using your hands or other body parts to lift, lower, push, pull, carry, move, hold, support, restrain, or set down the load. Regardless of your occupation, manual handling tasks like lifting, carrying, pushing, or pulling are a common part of work.

Examples of daily manual handling include:

  • Pushing a trolley
  • Unloading a car
  • Stacking shelves
  • Lifting a child

What Does The Manual Handling Course Cover?

The Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 require employers to ensure all employees are trained in manual handling and can carry it out safely. With more than a third of accidents in the UK being attributed to poor manual handling, it is essential that workers are appropriately trained and are aware of the dangers before carrying out tasks that require any lifting, pulling, pushing, carrying etc.

Our manual handling course online provides all the information needed in order for your organisation to be compliant with regulations and for workers to be at less risk of injury. This course explores the risk of injury associated with manual handling, how to undergo a risk assessment, and how to put appropriate safety measures in place.

Please note: This e-learning course only provides awareness education. Additional face-to-face training would be needed in order to complete the all-around skills and knowledge to be able to carry this forward practically in your organisation.

Manual Handling Training Course Objectives

The objectives of our manual handling training course include:

  • What manual handling is
  • The consequences of poor approaches to manual handling
  • Employers' and employees' responsibilities regarding manual handling
  • Manual handling and back injuries
  • How to carry out manual handling risk assessments using the TILEO method
  • Proper manual handling techniques for various situations.

Manual Handling Course Online Structure & Content

The aim of the training course is to reduce the risk of injuries during the working day when moving and handling objects. The course first looks at manual handling, the consequences of poor handling techniques and back injuries related to manual handling.

Then, the course moves onto how injury can be prevented, as well as lifting techniques. Once this is complete, the employee's knowledge will be tested through an online test.

The course can be completed outside of work hours on a laptop, desktop or tablet at your convenience. It takes approximately 35-40 minutes to complete.

Who Is The Manual Handling Training Course For?

Our online manual handling course is designed for employees of all levels who are likely to undertake manual handling operations. This includes the transportation of items by lifting, carrying, putting down, pushing, pulling, carrying or moving by hand or by force.

Manual handling training is crucial for workers in numerous sectors, including:

  • Factory workers
  • Warehouse workers
  • Heavy manual labourers
  • Vehicle loading and unloading
  • Construction workers
  • Building site workers
  • Office workers
  • Farmhands

It's the perfect training course for beginners or those that may need a refresher.

How Long Does The Manual Handling Online Course Take To Complete?

Upon completion of the course, we provide a manual handling certificate that can be instantly downloaded and printed off, or saved as a PDF document and emailed to you in order to verify that the course has been successfully completed.

Manual Handling Training Pricing

Discounted prices are available for bulk purchases of our manual handling course online, as listed above. The discount will be calculated automatically at the checkout, so just select the number of training courses that you require and make your purchase.

For more information on this course and our bulk buying discounts, get in touch with us via email or call us on 0121 756 7204.

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