Course details

  • Duration 0.5 day (4 hours - 10am - 2pm)
  • Next Course New dates
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About this course


This course helps to promote safety and reduce major injuries and accidents when carrying out manual handling. It covers how to comply with current legislation and well established safety procedures.  

This course is aimed at delegates who may undertake manual handling operations, including the transporting of a load of items by lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling, carrying, manoeuvring, steadying or transporting thereof by hand or by bodily force. 

Topics covered

  • Legislation
  • Manual Handling Injuries
  • Risk Assessments
  • Controlling Risks
  • Safe Manual Handling Techniques


This course is hosted on our online learning platform - please ensure you have access to a laptop with camera and microphone.   

On-site training

All of our training programmes can be delivered at Backstage Academy or at your premises, if suitable (minimum delegate number applies). 

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