Moving & Handling of Objects Course - Workplace Safety Training

Moving & Handling of Objects Course

Moving and handling of objects is an essential aspect of workplace safety and efficiency. It encompasses a wide range of topics, from understanding the legislation governing this area to mastering the biomechanics and ergonomics involved in safe handling. This course is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to minimise the risk of manual handling injuries and create a safer work environment.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand Definitions and Legislation
  • Identify Manual Handling Injuries
  • Comprehend the Spine
  • Apply Biomechanics
  • Utilise Ergonomics
  • Conduct Risk Assessments

By mastering these learning objectives, participants will be well-equipped to promote a safer work environment and minimise the risk of manual handling injuries, ensuring a healthier and more efficient workplace.

Course Format

The Moving & Handling of Objects course will be delivered in an interactive face-to-face classroom environment. This session will include a combination of theoretical presentations, practical demonstrations, group discussions, case studies, and hands-on activities. Experienced instructors will guide participants, allowing ample opportunities to practice skills in a safe learning environment.

Assessment Methods & Certification

Participants will undergo continuous assessment during the course, which includes practical demonstrations and knowledge-based evaluations. Successful completion of the assessments will result in certification. The certification provided by our company is valid for 3 years, and participants can renew it through further training or recertification.

Additional Information

Length: The course duration is approximately 3 hours, which includes a break.

Prerequisites: No prerequisites are required for participants to enrol in this course.

Required Materials: No materials are required for attending this course.


We offer onsite training, accommodating both large and small organisations. Our experienced trainers can deliver the course at your organisation's premises, ensuring convenience and relevance to your specific care environment.

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For group bookings, please use the “book now” button below. If you prefer personalised assistance, reach out to us via phone or email, and our dedicated team will ensure your training session is tailored to your organisation's requirements and availability. For individual bookings, please check our upcoming courses.

Meeting Your Training Needs

The training offered will change over different periods of the year and in relation to changes in practice, we need to keep this fresh & up to date.