Online Manual Handling

Online Manual Handling

Save time and complete our Online Manual Handling course (theory only), then arrange the practical

Online Manual Handling is a 25 minute course designed to help organisations deliver training to employees as soon as they begin work and before they might need to undertake a manual handling task.

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On successful completion of this programme, learners will gain a certificate of achievement in Online Manual Handling (Theory only).


Please ensure to type the name and email address of the people/person you are looking to enrol on the course in the order notes box on checkout.

How to gain the full certificate?

In order to successfully gain a certificate of competence in Manual Handling, learners must complete the practical elements of the programme by a certified Manual Handling Instructor. This takes approximately 15 – 20 minutes.

Practical sessions only available in Swords, Co. Dublin or on client premises nationwide. Public sessions are scheduled every Friday at 2.30pm in Swords, Co. Dublin so please contact our training team to book in your practical test on 01-8955755.

All practical lift sessions must be completed within 60 days of your online theory only module.

For large numbers we can enroll all learners on the Online Manual Handling course and then send a Manual Handling Instructor to your premises to complete the practical lifts, saving you time and money. Contact us for more information.

Training Aims:

  • Explain the different types of manual handling injuries and how they occur
  • Advise on the importance of assessing every manual handling task
  • Teach the correct handling techniques for lifting, carrying and setting down a load

Benefits to your Organisation:

  • Immediately communicate manual handling policy to employees
  • Mitigate potential liability in case of a manual handling related injury
  • Audit trail – evidence of completion and understanding

Please note the following when purchasing the course:

  • The Online Manual Handling course will take approximately 25 minutes to complete
  • There is no sound associated with the course so no headphones are needed
  • The course must be completed in order to obtain the certificate of completion

To purchase this online course simply book and pay online at the top right hand side, when this has been completed you will receive an email with your username and password and you will have access to the link to login and launch the course.

Enrollments are created manually so if you purchase the course during out of office hours you may not have access until the next working day.

Course Screenshot below:

Online Manual Handling