Manual Handling

Course Overview

Almost all jobs include work that involves performing some form of manual handling. This course provides practical guidance for managing risks associated with those manual tasks that have the potential to cause or contribute to injury or illness.

This course is based on the Code of Practice for Manual Tasks issued by the Commission for Occupational Safety and Health.


Learning Outcomes

  • To understand what is meant by the term “manual tasks” and how they cause injury
  • To understand the relevant legal requirements
  • To apply the principles in the Commission for Occupational Health Code of practice: Manual tasks to identify, assess and control risks


On Completion

On successful completion of this course, a Certificate of Completion will be issued.


Other Information

Courses are delivered as in house training for organisations


At a Glance

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3 Hours

As Requested

At your workplace or at one of our training venues