Envex: Manual Handling Awareness

Course Title:

Manual Handling Awareness

Course Reference:


In-house or public:


Accrediting organisation:  

Certificated by Envex


Who is this course for?

All employees


The course has been developed to benefit anyone who has to carry out any manual handling activities at work by introducing them to the hazards of manual handling, the risks involved and the controls that are available to help prevent injury.

Learning objectives

Will allow learners to:-

  • Understand the risks associated with manual handling and to make recommendations to manage those risks.
  • Apply the principles of safer handling to a range of everyday manual handling tasks.

Course programme

  1. Introduction and Background to Legislation: Employer and Employee Duties
  2. Anatomy, how the skeleton works and how injuries occur
  3. Lifestyle, age and other factors which affect risk
  4. Good Handling Techniques (theory with examples): How to carry out Manual Handling Operations Correctly
  5. Optional video
  6. Practical Session (Classroom or a nominated environment)
  7. Discussion and Questions


Introductory / Refresher


At the client’s premises or an agreed off-site location (subject to agreed costs)

Course dates:

Please phone 01375 673279 for dates. In-house courses: Date, time and venue specified by you.


Half day – approx 3 hours


£350 + VAT plus travel

For more details on this course please call us or email > enquiries

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Adamson’s Laboratory Services Limited (ALS-Envex)
The Old Church,
31 Rochester Rd.,
Kent ME20 7PR
Tel: +44(0)1622 717700
Email: enquiries@als-envex.co.uk
ALS-Envex is a wholly owned subsidiary company of PHSC PLC
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