An Introduction to Manual Handling (RoSPA Approved)


This course will enable you to adopt the attitudes, procedures and techniques necessary to safely lift and handle loads of all types.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Describe manual handling legal responsibilities
  • Explain why avoiding manual handling is the best policy
  • Assess the task, your individual capacity, the load and the environment
  • Describe how your back works
  • Describe and demonstrate safe lifting techniques

Course Duration

30 minutes

Target Audience

  • All members of an organisation requiring a base level understanding of the subject

Available In

  • Mixed media (audio/video elements with subtitles)

Delivered Via

  • Internet
Price: £25.00