Manual Handling Training Wigan – 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 Wigan 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 Wigan

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.

We have delivered Manual handling training directly to many businesses in and around the Wigan 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.

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. Statistics from the Labour Force Survey (LFS) indicate that MSD cases, including those caused by manual handling, account for more than a third of all work-related illnesses.

Manual Handling Training Wigan – Please select your course from the links below for full course details:

Manual Handling Training

Moving and Handling of People

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.

 

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.

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 Wigan – Areas we have delivered training include:

  • Bradley Hall Industrial Estate
  • Greenbank Industrial Estate
  • Pagefield Industrial Estate
  • Haslemere Industrial Estate


  • Ashton in Makerfield
  • Westhoughton
  • Haydock Industrial Estate
  • Winstanley

For more information on Manual Handling Training Wigan 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.