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Manual Handling

Course information:

Course length: Half day

Training methods: Classroom, demonstration and practical

Method of assessment: Observation

Recognition: Candidates will receive a TAC Certificate of Training

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Manual Handling

This course provides knowledge and understanding on legislation involved with manual handling and provides demonstration and understanding on the correct and safe techniques to use.

Course content

  • What is manual handling
  • what is the problem
  • Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992
  • Prevention
  • Assessing the load
  • handling techniques
  • posture
  • practical session
  • injuries
  • anatomy
  • MAC Process


Who should attend this course:

This course should be taken by anyone that is required to lift, lower, pull or push at any risk level

  • Construction Workers
  • Demolition Workers
  • Roofers
  • Plasters
  • Brick Layers
  • Engineers
  • Carpenters / Joiners
  • Painters / Decorators
  • Warehouse Workers
  • Retail Workers
  • Office Workers
  • Kitchen Staff
  • Automotive

Lots of time was provided to discuss subjects and ask questions. I Found the group activities and discussions very useful and a good way of learning from others experiences.

Ray Wicks Foster Contracting Ltd

Course content delivered in a manner that is easy to understand and absorb. Made to feel extremely welcome by trainer and course provider despite my lack of knowledge and understanding for course content at the beginning. Extremely knowledgeable course and would recommend to anyone looking to further their understanding.

Josh Hare J Hare Diamond Drilling

Very easy booking process with helpful guidance. Course content very good and professionally delivered. Attendees made to feel at ease in a friendly environment, making participation easy. Feedback from operatives is they provide a faultless services and are very thorough.

Colin Walker Truecue Diamond Drilling Ltd

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