Manual Handling

Manual Handling


Our online Manual Handling course is perfect for those working within the profession and is an ideal training course for staff inductions or a training refresher for those also looking to achieve a recognised manual handling qualification.


This Manual Handling online course offers a comprehensive guide to best practice when it comes to manual handling. Ideal as part of a staff induction, as refresher training for existing staff or for those looking to go on to achieve a recognised manual handling qualification.

Areas Covered

  • The definition of manual handling
  • The LITE stairway to safety
  • Safe lifting techniques
  • Correcting lifting techniques
  • Lifting with more than one person
  • Examples of manual handling

Who Is It Aimed At? 

Ideal for employee inductions, refresher training or anyone who will be involved in manual handling as part of their job role.

The course can also be used as part of the on-programme element of the new apprenticeship standards, supporting the knowledge, skills and behaviours apprentices need to effectively integrate into the workplace.


No prior knowledge needed.

Typical Duration

30 – 40 minutes.


Learners will receive an e-learning completion certificate, which is downloadable upon successfully finishing the Manual Handling course.