This Manual Handling Awareness e-learning course provides knowledge and procedures to help learners practice safe lifting and moving of objects within the workplace. At the conclusion of the course, learners will understand what manual handling is and how it might apply to your specific daily duties, your responsibilities according to the manual handling legislation, be able to identify common injuries caused by incorrect manual handling and how to avoid them, carry out a practical risk assessment, explain why accidents must be reported and investigated, and the proper procedures to practice when lifting or moving loads.

This 60 minute CPD accredited course has been written by health and safety professionals and is approved by RoSPA to ensure compliance with UK Health and Safety Legislation.