Manual Handling Training Course

Manual Handling Training Course

Manual Handling is essential mandatory training for all workplaces. 33% of all employee absences from work for more than three days are attributable to Manual Handling injuries.

Our Manual Handling Training courses reflect the particular working environment of participants.

Course Objectives:
Our practical hands-on sector-specific/site-specific courses are designed to give participants the knowledge and skills to safely  undertake  manual  handling tasks in the workplace. The course meets the requirements of the Safety, Health & Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007.

Course Content:

  • Introduction
  • Legislation
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Common Back Injuries
  • Bio-mechanics
  • Risk Assessment
  • Practical Demonstration
  • Assessment

The course is delivered by a qualified QQI (Quality and Qualifications Ireland) Level 6 Instructor. Assessment: Written test and skills demonstration.

Duration: 3 hours.

Certification: Certified by Wright Safety Services on successful completion of training and assessment.

Participants: Maximum 12 per course.

Refresher Training: Certification is valid for three years.

We also offer an online Manual Handling Course.

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