Who is the course aimed at?

Aimed at employers as well as employees who work in manufacturing, commerce, public sector or the service industries this 3 hour course provides you with sound knowledge and peace of mind that you are doing all you can to keep yourself and others safe from injury and harm. This course enables all who attend to contribute to the development of safer manual handling methods and tasks.

What will I learn?

  • The process of manual handling in the workplace
  • Manual handling injuries and the activities which cause them
  • Manual handling assessment and control option
  • Responsibilities imposed by the manual handling operations regulations

Examination

The course ends with a short multiple-choice test where candidates will need to achieve 20 correct answers from the 30 questions to receive the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health Principles of Manual Handling Certificate.

What is the qualification I will hold and who is it accredited by?

Principles of Manual Handling accredited by The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health.

Course length

1 day and will include tea, coffee and water

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