Manual Handling Courses

Upcoming course dates & locations for manual handling courses: 

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Call +353 (0)21 206 6006 or email info@ehsint.com to secure your spot!

Foley Safety Solutions is a leading provider of employee manual handling courses nationwide.  Our Manual Handling course is designed to provide individual employees with the knowledge and skills necessary to carry out manual handling tasks safely and effectively in the workplace. The course covers a range of topics related to manual handling, including the anatomy of the spine, the principles of safe lifting, and risk assessment.  

The following topics are covered in our Manual Handling Courses: 

  • The anatomy of the spine and musculoskeletal system 
  • The causes and types of manual handling injuries 
  • Manual handling legislation and employer responsibilities 
  • Principles of safe manual handling, including lifting, carrying, and pushing/pulling techniques 
  • Risk assessment and hazard identification 
  • Ergonomics and workplace design 
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE) and correct clothing for manual handling tasks 

The course includes both theoretical and practical components, including hands-on training in manual handling techniques. Participants will learn how to recognize and assess manual handling risks, as well as how to carry out manual handling tasks safely and effectively using the correct techniques and equipment.  

Who Is the employee manual handling courses Intended For? – This course is intended for employees who are involved in manual handling activities in their workplace. 

Upon successful completion of Employee Manual Handling Courses, participants will have the knowledge and skills necessary to carry out manual handling tasks safely and effectively in the workplace, and they will receive a certificate that is valid for three years. 

Certification 

Successful participants will receive a certificate of completion that is valid for three years. 

Accreditation

The course meets the standards set out by the Health and Safety Authority (HSA).  

Duration

The course duration is half a day. 

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Participants

This course is suitable for a maximum of 12 participants. 

NOTE: In-company courses also available as well as an online theory and in-person assessment.  

Looking to complete your training online? You can complete the theory element through our online portal Here, and join us at any of our locations within 30 days to complete the practical element. The Theory element is priced at €29.99 per person, and the practical element is priced at €30.00 per person, and can be booked by phoning contact us on +353 (0)21 206 6006 

To book Employee Manual Handling Courses please contact us on +353 (0)21 206 6006 or email info@ehsint.com

Click Here to book your Manual Handling training course ONLINE 24/7 on the EHS International Website!

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