Safe Handling Techniques

Start date: 06 February 2019

Duration: 1 Day

Location: Donegal

Certificate: Safetech Certificate

Cost: €686

Course code: 6040

Programme overview

This course will provide delegates with the knowledge and skills to correctly pre-assess, lift, carry and lower objects. It will identify best health and safety practice.

Learning outcomes

  • Carry out a manual handling risk assessment
  • Perform the correct steps of safe manual handling
  • Perform specific Manual Handling tasks competently to a recognised standard
  • Identify ergonomic factors associated with their work activities

Who is the course for

  • Employees who are required to lift objects as part of their work


  • Anatomy of the spine
  • Fitness and flexibility requirements
  • Specific hazards relevant to the workplace
  • Manual Handling Risk Assessment
  • Procedures for dealing with unfamiliar loads
  • Practical Training & Techniques (lifting and handling of goods and materials).

Trainer Profile

Applications Closing on 30th January

Enquire Now