Manual Handling

Protect your employees and stay on the right side of the law by getting your employees to practice safe manual handling. Following the Manual Handling Operations Regulations is vital to the safety of your employees.

What is Manual Handling?

Manual Handling is a term we use when staff transport or support objects. This can include everything from boxes and furniture to animals and even people.

The following actions can be considered Manual Handling:

  • Lifting
  • Carrying
  • Pushing
  • Pulling
  • Holding
  • Putting down

Manual Handling Training Course

Croner's Manual Handling training course lasts for half a day and has a variety of learning outcomes, including:

  • Legal requirements
  • The processes of manual handling in the workplace
  • Manual Handling risk assessment and control options
  • Practice and principles of safe lifting
  • The causes of manual handling injuries

Accessibility & Requirements

Croner's Manual Handling Training is accessible to employees at all levels, and require no previous experience in the field.

Participants are expected to:

  • Wear suitable clothing
  • Undertake practical demonstrations

The course is designed to cover all legal requirements in detail and explain how these apply to your workplace.

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