Manual Handling Awareness

Health & Safety

Level 2

1/2 Day Course

Certificate valid for 3 years

Ofqual regulated

Cornwall Training delivering Manual Handling Training in Cornwall

Manual Handling Training is a key part of all staff training. Did you know that incorrect manual handling causes over a third of all workplace injuries? Manual Handling Training will help to reduce bodily injury whilst handling objects. The law states that employers have a legal responsibility to provide adequate training for those who perform manual handling tasks in their day-to-day roles. So that’s everyone at work. As we all lift things.

What will I learn?

  • Musculoskeletal system
  • Centre of gravity
  • Lever system

Manual handling equipment:

    • Types of manual handling aids and equipment
    • Maintenance and requirements for testing

What’s included in the price?

The price includes; Registration and Certification, refreshments throughout the course, a course manual to keep and use of all equipment on the course.

For more information on Manual Handling from the HSE can be found HERE

Upcoming Course Dates:

Why Choose Cornwall Training?

At Cornwall Training, we pride ourselves on the quality and standards of the training we deliver. As a Nationally Approved Accredited Training Centre, we are committed to providing the very best course experience, from initial contact to renewal. Our high standards are brought to you by our tutors, who are fully qualified experts from professional backgrounds including Ambulance Service, HM Coastguard, Fire Service, and the RNLI.

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Our professional training centre is located in St Austell and has excellent access to the A30 and A38. Where accommodation is required, you can find a Premier Inn just two minutes from the centre. That way, you can conveniently complete all required training in one trip.

Get Connected

For more information or to book your course give us a call on 01726 932293 or email us at

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