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Manual Handling, Risk Assessment & Patient Lifting

Course Title

Manual Handling, Risk Assessment & Patient Lifting


Covering all aspects of Manual Handling & Patient Lifting in the Workplace. 

Course covers:

  • Manual Handling Legislation
  • The reasons for looking after one's back
  • Anatomy of the back
  • Common back injuries as a result of incorrect manual handling, Biomechanics of manual handling.
  • Manual handling risk assessment.
  • Safe manual handling
  • Manual handling demonstration.
  • Backcare in everyday life.
  • Correct Patient Lifting Techniques.


1 Day Course


Certificate issued for a period of two years to all successful attendees.    




Exercises and Manual handling assessment of the Participants by the Instructor. 

Please contact us if you have any questions relating to this or any of the courses in our program or if you wish to make a booking.