Manual Handling Course | Cork, Dublin | Health Safety Training

Manual Handling Employees Course

CMSE Training is a fully registered Manual Handling Training provider. Since 2002, we have trained thousands of candidates in Manual Handling nationwide. This is a half day manual handling course. It is intended for anybody that are involved in the movement of loads. There are several topics covered. These include anatomy of the spine. As well as practical manual handling techniques.

As a leading provider our pass rate is very high. Our prices are always competitive. Our trainers are full-time safety professionals.  In addition to being highly experienced instructors. For full details including price, schedule, content and more of this legally prescribed course see the information below.

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Dublin Office: +353 1 517 5270
Cork Office: +353 21 497 8100

Scheduled Venues, Dates & Prices

*Please note that we now host Manual Handling on select Saturdays throughout the year. PLEASE SEE DATES HIGHLIGHTED BELOW*
Venue Date Price
Dublin 24 – Ballymount 2020 Training Dates

April 17th
May 22nd
June 19th

€95 per person – Securely Book Online
Cork – Chris Mee Group, Little Island 2020 Training Dates

April 18th, 20th

May 1st, 11th, 22nd, 30th
June 5th, 8th, 19th, 27th

€95 per person – Securely Book Online
Cork – Radisson Blu Hotel, Little Island, Cork 2020 Training Dates

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€95 per person – Securely Book Online
Cork – FRTC 2020 Training Dates

Be the first to know when we release additional dates for this location

€95 per person – Securely Book Online
*Discounts available to complete this course in conjunction with other training courses such as Abrasive Wheels and Working At Heights*
Duration: 9.00am to 12.30pm
Participants: Up to 12 participants
Assessment: Practical assessment.
Accreditation: CMSE Training Certification

Course Objectives

Course Objectives

On completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Perform specific manual handling tasks competently to a recognised standard.
  • Complete essential risk assessment prior to completing manual handling tasks.
  • Identify ergonomic factors associated with their work activities.
  • Complete a series of exercises designed to improve strength, endurance and flexibility, the key components of physical fitness.

Target Audience

All personnel who are involved in the movement of loads.

Course Contents

  • Legislation (Common Law 2005 Safety, Health & Welfare at Work Act / 2007 General Applications Regulations)
  • Anatomy of the spine and mechanism of injury
  • Fitness and flexibility requirements for safe manual handling
  • Specific manual handling hazards relevant to the workplace
  • Risk Assessment for manual handling tasks
  • Individual risk factors
  • Practical MH techniques
  • Procedures for dealing with unfamiliar loads
  • Ergonomics: Practical application to workplace environment

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