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Health and Safety Courses

Browse our full suite of Health and Safety courses.

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Delivery Methods

Health and Safety courses are available as classroom-based courses, webinars, distance learning and eLearning.

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Manual Handling


This course teaches learners to recognise the principles of safe moving and handling and the importance of risk assessment prior to any moving and handling task. The training takes half an hour to complete. This course is mapped to National Occupational Standards SFLWS19 and SFSHSS1.

Learning Objectives

To understand basic anatomy and physiology of the spine

To know the main legislation relating to manual handling

To demonstrate practically the principles of safe manual handling

Explain common manual handling related injuries

Demonstrate safe lifting principles