Best Practice Manual Handling Techniques.

Course Details

  • Date Mon, 27th November 2023
  • Time 09:00 to 13:00
  • Duration 1/2 day
  • LocationMarconi House, Digges Lane, Dublin 2
  • Trainers First Aid Coaching

Course Aims

On completion of this course participants will be able to lift and handle items safely, recognise a items which are too heavy or awkward,  be able to carry out risk assessment on load, and be able to perform a two person lift.  The course will provide participants with best practice tips and techniques in relation to manual handling.

Course Content


  • Unit 1 Legislation
  • Unit 2 Anatomy and Physiology
  • Unit 3 Ergonomics
  • Unit 4 Hazard Identification
  • Unit 5 Risk Assessment
  • Unit 6 Principles of Lifting
  • Unit 7 Practical : Lifting, Moving, Carrying, Push and Pull


First Aid Training

Who is this content for?

This course is aimed at all staff who need to have manual handling training as part of their job.

Training Method

This course is delivered in person.