Manual Handling Training in West Lothian, Scotland

The Manual Handling in Transport, Warehousing and Logistics course provides candidates with the skills required to assess the risks associated with manual handling tasks, and the approach to minimise these risks.

This course will identify risks that generic manual handling courses do not typically address, helping to prevent injuries in the workplace. Successful completion of the course will require candidates to complete a theory test, a pre-lift assessment and a safe lift.



To provide candidates with the necessary skills and techniques to carry out their duties in the workplace, in a safe and effective manner whilst complying with current legislation

Objectives of the course:

By the end of the course, candidates will be able to identify hazards relating to the movement of goods in the workplace environment, put into place a safe system of work to reduce the potential for injury to themselves or others.

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