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Manual Handling Training

Our Manual Handling course provides learners with information & instruction on safe manual handling techniques which, if used correctly, may help prevent a back injury.

This manual handling training will ensure all participants are able to use the 8 principles of lifting safely.

On completion of this course, learners will:

  • Define manual handling as per the General Application Regulations 2007

  • Be aware of health & safety legislation

  • Understand the basic anatomy of the musculoskeletal system

  • Use the 8 principles of safe lifting correctly

Duration & Locations

8am - 5pm


Our Navan location services both Dublin and Meath and is held in the Ardboyne Hotel in Navan. This great location is on the Dublin side of Navan and is just 30 minutes from the M50. For those on public transport, the Bus Eireann 109 service stops at Springfield Green which is 2 minutes from the hotel. Return travel options are available, see buseireann.ie for ticket information.

Our 8am start time makes it easier to get to Navan against rush hour traffic than for many Dublin-based courses and the hotel offers refreshments and is close to a variety of shops and food outlets. As our most popular location, we offer safe pass courses several times per week here.

Upcoming Manual Handling Training Courses Dates

24-07-2024 9:00 am
Virtual Training
31-07-2024 4:30 pm
Ardboyne Hotel, Navan
21-08-2024 9:00 am
Virtual Training
22-08-2024 4:00 pm -6:00 pm
Ardboyne Hotel, Navan
28-08-2024 4:30 pm -6:00 pm
Ardboyne Hotel, Navan

Manual Handling FAQ

Whenever you move, carry, lift, push or pull something, you are manual handling. Manual handling training is when you learn how to do this safely. Manual handling training is required by law for any employees who do work that involves risk, particularly of back injury, due to how it needs to be carried out.

  • Manual handling legislation – as it applies to the employer & employee

  • Dangers of using incorrect manual handling techniques

  • Anatomy of the spine & muscular system

  • Practice in safe manual handling of loads

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