Course Language

  • English

Course Suitability

  • All persons required to carry out manual handling tasks ranging from office / corporate environments to construction / heavy industry.
  • Notice - Please note in Republic of Ireland and some other counties a separate practical assessment is recommended in addition to this online course to ensure full compliance. This package is for the online course only.

Course Versions

Manual Handling Awareness - 100% Online Course

We at ADSC Global are delighted to offer our professional worldwide online Manual Handling Awareness course.

This online Manual Handling course compliant with the EADL - European Association for Distance Learning quality standards. Click here to find out more about our global certification.

This online Manual Handling course which was designed by an ADSC Global Subject Matter Expert who is a Chartered Health and Safety Consultant.

Our online Manual Handling course has a full voice over narration by a TV standard broadcaster and features multiple interactive elements throughout including quizzes and engaging video demonstrations.

This Manual Handling course is an excellent tool for any workplace personnel ranging from corporate / office environments to heavy industry and construction.

Manual Handling Awareness Course Content

  • Learner Aims, and Learner Objectives.
  • Introduction
  • The Law
  • Anatomy of the Spine
  • Safe Manual Handling Principles
  • Maintaining a Healthy Back
  • Course Summary
  • Course Assessment*

*Learner must answer 6 out of 10 questions correctly (true or false). Two attempts available if required.

Our Course Video Features include

  • The 8 Steps
  • Lifting above shoulder height.
  • Carrying bags
  • Team Lifts
  • Posture
  • Pushing / Pulling

Additional Information

Average User Completion Time for Online Course: 45 minutes.

Average User Completion Time for Practical Assessment over Video call: 15 minutes.

Please note the following requirements to view our courses, reliable internet access,  audio speakers or earphones.

Course notes are available for download after successfully completing the course.

The course will auto resume where you last left off so you can log in and log out multiple times and complete over multiple sessions if required.

Accreditation / Certification

After Online Course Completion

Upon successful completion of the online course, a certificate with the users name will be available for immediate download.

This course complies with the quality standards of the EADL -European Association for Distance Learning.

The certificate will display both EADL logo in addition to the ADSC Global logo for quality assurance purposes.

Course Prospectus

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