Manual Handling Training Widnes – More than 25% of all accidents reported to the HSE each year are associated with manual handling resulting in hours of downtime for many companies! This course is delivered in your workplace anywhere in Widnes and the surrounding areas. The course will help employers comply with The Manual Handling Operations 1992 which state that employers are responsible for ensuring that staff who lift or move loads are properly trained.

Manual Handling Training Widnes

Prevention is certainly better than cure when it comes to back and limb injuries and that is why more and more companies are making sure their staff are properly trained in correct manual handling techniques.

Did you know we can come to your workplace to deliver the Manual Handling Training course!

Delivered directly in your workplace for 6-12 delegates for a group cost of only £425.00 +Vat.

Manual Handling Training Widnes – helping you meet your training requirements

We have delivered Manual handling training directly to many businesses in and around the Widnes area and each business has its own unique working environment. We have a good understanding of this and hence, we design each manual handling course specific and bespoke to your working environment. As an employer you must comply with the risk assessment requirements set out in the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 as well as the requirement in the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 (MHOR) to carry out a risk assessment on manual handling tasks.

If you are an employee, you must make full use of any safe system of manual handling your employer puts in place.

Please select your manual handling training course from the links below for full course details:

Manual Handling Training

Moving and Handling of People

Manual Handling Training Widnes – Manual lifting training courses take place on employers premises. This causes less disruption of production. It also gives the most relevant practical demonstration for the trainees. We will be able to practice some of the manual handling techniques within the trainees normal working environment.

For more information and guidance on Manual Handling Training in your workplace please visit the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) section on Manual Handling Training in the workplace.

Manual Handling Training Widnes – areas we have delivered training include:

  • Halebank Industrial Estate
  • St Michaels Industrial Estate
  • Express Way Industrial Estate
  • Golden Triangle Industrial Estate


  • Fiddlers Ferry
  • Lunts Heath
  • Cronton
  • Ditton

Manual handling injuries are part of a wider group of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs). The term ‘musculoskeletal disorders’ covers any injury, damage or disorder of the joints or other tissues in the upper/lower limbs or the back. For more information please visit the Health and Safety Executive website section for MSD – Manual handling.

For more information on Manual Handling Training Widnes offered by Training Solutions North West and how we can help you find the right training courses for your business please email us or alternatively, call us on 0151 515 0416 and speak with one of our training Consultants.