Manual Handling Online

Course Particulars.

Course Type: eLearning/Virtual/Self-paced & Skills Via Zoom or Google meets

Course Duration: 260 minutes approx.

Training Compliance: HSA, HSE, EU-OSHA, OSHA & CCOHS.

Course Aims:

The aim of this Manual Handling course is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to effectively design and deliver manual handling instruction in the workplace.

Who Should Attend:

Anyone who is required to preform a manual handling tack in the workplace.

Course Aims & Objectives:


  • To Provide the knowledge, Skills & Attitude for Safe Manual Handling.

Objectives / On completion of the course the participant will be able to

  • Carry out a Manual Handling Risk Assessment.
  • Perform the correct steps of safe Manual Handling.
  • Perform specific Manual Handling tasks competently to a recognised standard.
  • Identify ergonomic factors associated with their work activities.

Course Content:

  • Health and Safety Legislation
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Biomechanics
  • Manual Handling Risk Assessment
  • Hazard Identification (Risk of Injury’s)
  • Ergonomics if work environment
  • Mechanical Equipment
  • Nutrition
  • Fitness & Flexibility
  • Learning training in T.I.L.E. (Task, Individual, Load, Environment)
  • Review of practical’s; Lifting, Lowering, Pushing, Pulling & Moving of a Load
  • Principles of safe Manual Handling

 Course Location:

The theory part of our manual handling course will be delivered through our Manual Handling Course online our IMS-Flex. The practical element is completed and assessed through Zoom by our Level 6 Manual Handling Instructors.

Course Cost:

The cost of this manual handling course is € 80, ₤ 70 or $90 PP

Course Certification:

On successful completion of this course learners will receive a Manual Handling Certificate of Competency from Working at Height Limited.

Certification Duration:

Certificate is electronic and valid for 3 years; it contains a unique Customer Number ensuring full traceability and verification.

Course Duration:

This Course is a half day course

Course Delivery Method:

Delivery Method:

  • PowerPoint Presentation – Virtual Learning Platform
  • Videos – Virtual Learning Platform or in-person training
  • Discussions – Virtual Learning Platform or in-person training
  • Theory Assessment – Virtual Learning Platform or in-person training
  • Scenario Based Practical Demonstrations & Assessment – VIP or in-person Assessment

Working at Height’s Virtual learning Platform or in-person training.

Training Materials:

All Delegates will be given;

  • Working at Height Group Online Portal Access
  • Working at Height Group Student Manual Via our Online Delegate Portal.
  • Working at Height Group Digital Certificate. { Printed Certificate & ID Card (Extra)}


Participants are required to complete a short multiple-choice assessment after the theory training.

Participants are required to complete practical lifting demonstration via Zoom or Google Meets with a working at Height Instructor for Skills Verification.

All demonstrations will be completed as per Working at Height Limited Remote Skills Verification (RSV)  Policy and Procedures or In-person Classroom demonstration.

To Book this course, Please Contact us after you fill in the Delegate Registration form in the Recourses Tab on the website.

Why Working at Height Limited?

Competence: Working at Height Limited are a Quality Assured Training Provider (QATP).

All our trainers are having completed the following: QQI Level 6, EQF 5 Train the Trainer (6N3326 Certificate Award) & the QQI Level 6, EQF 5 Manual Handling Instructor Course (6N0233 Certificate Award).