Manual Handling On-line course

Employers are required by law to take reasonable steps to safeguard the health and safety of all employees, one of which is increasing awareness about the hazards related to manual handling, and outlining what can be done to minimise risk.

This course is primarily aimed at anyone who may need to lift items as part of their duties, however the information is applicable to any workplace environment. Simply click on the link below that will take you to our partner learning portal at Virtual College.

£30.00 plus VAT

Why take this manual handling course?

Our Manual Handling in the Workplace course helps employers to meet their legal health and safety obligations, educating them about how to protect their workforce, and subsequently their wider business. .

After completing this e-learning course, learners will be able to: .

  • Understand why you need to know how to move and handle objects correctly
  • Know key manual handling regulations
  • Understand the responsibilities of employees and employers with regard to manual handling
  • Know the basic theory of how the spine works, common injuries and how to avoid them