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Manual Handling

Below you will find further information about the Manual Handling workshop, offered at the University, including what is included and who would benefit from attending.

Manual Handling Training

This workshop will provide staff with the knowledge and skills required to ensure that they carry out safe lifting and handling operations. The session will cover:

  • what manual handling is
  • the legal requirements
  • safe lifting and handling principles

Who would benefit

All staff where an element of lifting and handling is present in their job role or for staff members where a risk assessment has identified manual handling issues as a hazard.

Refreshing training

Your knowledge should be refreshed every 3-5 years depending upon the amount of manual handling required in your job. If you are unsure please contact us to discuss further.

Duration: 2 hours
Location: on campus

This page was published on 14 July 2016