Manual Handling

Manual Handling Training Providers


Smart Move Safety is a reputable Manual Handling Training Provider who provides Manual Handling Courses in Kerry, Limerick and Tipperary. We cater for all industries and can arrange Group Manual Handling Training and On Site Manual Handing Training at cost effective prices and at a time and day that suits you. To book a Manual Handling Course please contact us on 087 6499027.

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 Group Manual Handling 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.



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.

Course Content

  • Manual handling Legislation
  • Principles of manual handling
  • Anatomy of the spine and muscular system
  • Ergonomics
  • Fitness and Flexibility
  • Risk Assessments of manual handling tasks
  • Practice of manual handling techniques

Who should attend this course?

  • All employees are required to undergo Manual Handling Training
  • All employees are required to repeat this course every 3 years

Training details

  • Approx. 2 and half hour course
  • Max 12 participants per course
  • Certification 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. Contact us to Book your Manual Handling Course at a time and day to suit you.


Call us to Book Manual Handling Courses or Click on the Booking page now to confirm your place