With this module on good manual handling practice at work you'll learn how to:

  •     Give examples of common manual handling injuries and how they're caused
  •     Identify manual handling risks to yourself and your colleagues
  •     Determine and act on the best way to lift and move items around the office.

The examples used in the module focus on an office environment but will apply to most work settings. If you work in an environment where special rules apply for good manual handling practice, you'll need to talk ask your manager for additional training.


This course is suitable for professionals of any level who want to learn best practice for manual handling.


This module will take around 30 minutes to complete.