About the Course

Trainees will be taught how to identify risks and be able to determine the safest means of handling without injury. The course also covers legislation and the responsibilities of employers and employees.

Course Duration

½ day course for up to 8 trainees.

Relevant Regulations

Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (P.U.W.E.R.).

Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 as amended 2002.

Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.


A certificate of attendance is issued on successful completion of the course.