Moving and Handling



Moving and Handling Training

1 day


Course Aim

To provide participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to move human beings and inanimate objects safely and without injuring themselves or others.


Intended Outcomes

By the end of the session, participants should be able to:

  • Identify and understand the relevant legislation relating to moving and Handling and the responsibilities it places on employers and employees.
  • Understand the relevance of cumulative injury in maintaining a healthy back.
  • Understand the key principles of safe moving and handling.
  • Understand the fundamentals of moving and handling risk assessment.
  • Participate in safe moving and handling techniques.