Course Aims

The Manual Handling Awareness and Practical Application Course is designed to provide individuals with knowledge and understanding of how to undertake manual handling and lifting operations in a safe manner.

EUSR Manual Handling

Who Attends

This course will benefit all those who perform manual handling duties including operatives, supervisors and managers.

Course Content

  • Understand safe practise for manual handling and the operation of lifting equipment
  • Describe the principles of kinetic lifting
  • Demonstrate a base lift
  • Explain the principles of risk assessment with regards to manual handling activities
  • Identify alternatives to manual handling, including the use of lifting equipment
  • Understand their responsibilities when requesting the assistance of others when performing lifting and handling operations

Course Duration

This is a half day course.

Maximum Candidates

Maximum attendees: 12 candidates

Qualifications Obtained

Registration on EUSR is valid for 3 years from date of training.

Entry Requirements

There are no Pre-Requisites for this course.

Additional Information

If you are looking for our Inhouse accredited Manual Handling course, please click here.

Arrange your course with Sibbald

If pre-scheduled dates are not listed on this page, or if the dates published do not fit your requirement, please contact us as arrangements can be made to suit your needs. 

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