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Manual Handling and Safety at Work Overview

This course on Manual Handling and Safety at Work teaches you how to follow UK health and safety regulations at work. It covers everything from making sure the right controls are in place to handling procedures and risk assessment methods. This course is especially relevant for workers in warehouses and factories, farmhands, delivery drivers, manual labourers, and construction workers.

According to some estimates, manual handling accounts for more than one-third of workplace accidents and is the primary source of work-related musculoskeletal diseases. All businesses are required under the Manual use Operations Regulations 1992 (as modified in 2002) to provide their employees with training on the proper and safe use of manuals to reduce the risk of injury.

Managers and supervisors are required to provide health and safety training to their staff under Section 2 of the Health and Safety at Work Act of 1974 and Regulations 10 and 13 of the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999. This professional audio-visual course will equip you with the essential information required to manage your employees and contribute to the prevention of workplace injuries. Enrol now to receive outcomes right away.

Why You Should Choose Manual Handling and Safety at Work

  • Lifetime access to the course
  • No hidden fees or exam charges
  • CPD Accredited certification on successful completion
  • Full Tutor support on weekdays (Monday – Friday)
  • Efficient exam system, assessment and instant results
  • Download Printable PDF certificate immediately after completion
  • Obtain the original print copy of your certificate, dispatch the next working day for as little as £9.
  • Improve your chance of gaining professional skills and better earning potential.

Who is this Course for?

Manual Handling and Safety at Work is CPD certified and IAO accredited. This makes it perfect for anyone trying to learn potential professional skills.

As there is no experience and qualification required for this course, it is available for all students from any academic backgrounds.


Our Manual Handling and Safety at Work is fully compatible with any kind of device. Whether you are using Windows computer, Mac, smartphones or tablets, you will get the same experience while learning. Besides that, you will be able to access the course with any kind of internet connection from anywhere at any time without any kind of limitation.

Career Path

You will be ready to enter the relevant job market after completing this course. You will be able to gain necessary knowledge and skills required to succeed in this sector. All our Diplomas’ are CPD and IAO accredited so you will be able to stand out in the crowd by adding our qualifications to your CV and Resume.

Course Curriculum

Manual Handling and Safety at Work
Module 01: Introduction, Legislation and Guidance
Introduction, Legislation and Guidance 00:36:00
Module 02: Manual Handling Hazards and Injuries
Manual Handling Hazards and Injuries 00:23:00
Module 03: Manual Handling Risk Assessments
Manual Handling Risk Assessments 00:24:00
Module 04: Controlling and Reducing the Risks
Controlling and Reducing the Risks 00:28:00
Module 05: Safe Lifting Techniques
Safe Lifting Techniques 00:15:00


This course is for anyone who's interested in this topic and wants to learn more about it. This course will also help you gain potential professional skills.

No prior qualifications are needed to take this course.

You can study this course from wherever and whenever you want. You can study at your own pace and from any device. Just log in to your account from any device and start learning!

Yes, there is a test at the end of the course. Once you’ve completed all the modules of the course, you will have to give a multiple-choice test. The questions will be based on the topics of the modules you studied. And of course, you can take the test at any time, from any device and from anywhere you want.

Don’t worry if you fail the test, you can retake it as many times as you want.

You don’t have to wait a minute after your payment has been received, you can begin immediately. You will create your login details during the checkout process and we will also send you an email confirming your login details.

We make the payment process easy for you. You can either use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Solo cards or PayPal account to pay for the online course. We use the latest SSL encryption for all transactions, so your order is safe and secure.

After you complete the course, you’ll immediately receive a free printable PDF certificate. Hard Copy certificate is also available, and you can get one for just £9! You may have to wait for 3 to 9 days to get the hard copy certificate.

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