Manual Handling

Manual Handling Training Course Providers

Smart Move Safety is a reputable Manual Handling Training Provider who provides Manual Handling Training Courses in Kerry, Limerick and Tipperary.

If you have a team of 3 or more employees that need training then contact us to discuss Group Onsite Training at cost effective prices at a time and day that suits you. To book a Manual Handling Course please contact us on 087 6499027 or Click on the Booking page now

Manual Handling injuries are a third of all injuries within the workplace in Ireland. Lower back pain affects approximately 80% of the population at some stage. By organising Training for your staff you can help prevent your employees from getting injured.

Manual Handling Training is required in the workplace by law, however this training can apply to more than just our workplaces. Learning the correct lifting techniques and remembering to use them can also have an impact on our leisure activities and everyday lives.

Course Aim
To ensure participants leave with the knowledge, skills and attitude to enable them to lift and move loads in accordance with good Manual Handling Techniques and to avoid risk of injury.

Manual Handling Course Content
o Manual Handling Legislation
o Risk assessment and manual handling risk factors
o Anatomy of the spine and injuries
o Principals of manual handling
o Appropriate manual handling systems of work for the individual’s tasks
o Practice of manual handling techniques

Who should attend a Manual Handling Course
o All employees are required to undergo Manual Handling Training
o All employees are required to repeat this course every 3 years

Training details
o Approx. 2 hour course
o Max 12 participants per course
o Manual Handling Certificates are valid for 3 years and provided on the day

Booking For Groups/Companies:

Manual Handling Training can be tailored to your company needs. Smart Move Safety can arrange On Site Manual Handling Training, all we need is a room suitable for the group. Max 12 participants. Discounts apply for groups. Contact us on 087 6499027 or by e-mail

Individual Bookings

Smart Move Safety caters for individual Manual Handling Bookings in their Newcastle West Office. Call us to Book Manual Handling Courses or Click on the Booking page now to confirm your place