About this Course

Code TP408ManHPract
Duration 1 Day

Designed for those who carry out manual handling at work, providing essential information about manual handling hazards and their control.


Who Should Attend

  • Anyone who may need to carry out any type of manual handling activity at work.

Delegates will learn how to

To provide the underlying knowledge required to minimise the risks associated with manual handling. Practical exercises provide the opportunity to apply the principles of safer handling.


  • Manual handling hazards, risks and controls
  • How manual handling operations can cause injury and harm
  • The scope of legal requirements
  • Location of manual handling guidance
  • The process for assessing manual handling risks
  • The value of risk assessment
  • Applying safe manual handling practice
  • Lifting loads from low levels
  • Working at low levels
  • Lowering from height
  • Pushing, pulling and carrying loads
  • Team handling

AM courses start at 09:00
PM courses start at 13:00

1 Day


This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0113 220 7150 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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