Manual Handling Training

Safety techniques for lifting with L.I.T.E (load, individual, task and environment) while considering bodily forces used when lifting to prevent musculoskeletal disorders.

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 Lynda Godding, Caremark.
"We have worked with the online training support team over the last 4 years and have found them an excellent team to work with. Their support of learners is second to none and they strive to always go that extra mile in meeting our needs as a National and International Social Care Provider. Their approach has always been consistent and quality is never compromised. Social care is an ever evolving and changing world and the online training support team have used a team centred approach with us to meet national regulatory and training requirements ensuring our compliance and empowering us to manage our online training account."
Mon, 25 Jan. 1 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Jade G.
"The personal service from your support team is excellent. It was very exceptional, clear and polite which is what you need to hear and see from someone who is starting to train to be a career as it's a good role model to look up to."
Sun, 10 Sep. 2 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Carlton J.
"Nothing negative. Everything was very satisfactory & looking forward to the next step. Thank you"
Tue, 7 Nov. 3 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Beckie M.
"I like that it is easy to navigate and not complicated, very easy to find what is needed. Works very well and always prompt. The support team are always polite, clear and informative."
Thu, 7 Sep. 4 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Kimberley H.
"Looks professional and very presentable. Very easy to use. Very informative. Straight to the point. Easy to follow. The customer support are friendly, professional and welcoming."
Tue, 9 May. 5 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Ketty M.
"Straight forward and clear, excellent. It's well up to standard, the training was so condensed with relevant information. It was so educative and understandable."
Sat, 16 Apr. 6 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Patricia C.
"We hadn't done online courses before so I was apprehensive, however I now feel positive as they were easily accessible, I enjoyed doing these and liked the layout. I thought the content was very thorough and found the courses easy to follow."
Tue, 17 May. 7 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Susi H.
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 Kayleigh M.
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Fri, 10 Nov. 9 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Daljit U.
"Excellent, well accessible, very good to understand, very straight forward. No difficulties yet, you cant improve it any better, its perfect. I enjoy the online training as whenever I need to look back on information I can always go back and read it again."
Tue, 17 May. 10 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Mariana P.
"The structure is easy to understand, I like it. Language is correct and easy to understand. Customer service were well trained and informed."
Wed, 29 Nov. 11 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Lynn E.
"Really enjoyed this and really found it easy to use thankyou!"
Fri, 3 Nov. 12 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Stevena J.
"Enjoyed the online training, had time to do it in my own time and also take in what I was reading without distraction. Well laid-out and works well, happy with the structure and content. Customer service was polite and swift. thank you."
Tue, 26 Apr. 13 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Nicole D.
"I think everything with the course is correct, straight forward and how it should be. It gets straight to the point, but still covers everything you need to learn. I have enjoyed my training and have become more aware of things from reading certain parts of the course :)"
Wed, 27 Apr. 14 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Daniel J.
"No complaints, easy to orientate and access information. Very fast, no delay what so ever. Plain and simple navigation. Content understandable with straight forward layout. All relevant for my required training. Extremely easy overall."
Sun, 2 Apr. 15 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Lukman A.
"Fantastic design, easy to understand content. High speed with no delays throughout navigation, going back and returning to check some content helps me learn. Structured well with a clear method, course contents are clear and understandable. Fantastic training delivery; layout and contents set up in a professional manner."
Wed, 12 Apr. 16 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Sarah H.
"The layout has a professional appearance and is easy to navigate. The images contribute to the learning procedure and make it enjoyable. Very easy to navigate, any technical terms have been broken down, which is very useful. I personally found this learning structure very appealing to work with and the quiz questions etc easy to work with too.The support system is easy to use and I always received a prompt and informative reply. Brilliant service, professional and friendly."
Tue, 26 Apr. 17 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Deborah H.
"It was straightforward, very clear and understandable. Graphic images well designed and realistic. Changing password was easy, continuing logging out and back in was very easy too."
Fri, 1 Dec. 18 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Fred O.
"Excellent! Good presentation and analysis of my staffs training completion records."
Mon, 20 Mar. 19 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Victoria L.
"Excellent, I personally feel this is the best online training I have seen, especially for care sector employees. Well done."
Thu, 14 Apr. 20 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Denis K.
"Excellent process of providing training to staff. Good job."
Sat, 20 May. 21 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
 Jeff C.
"Everything is very easy to follow. Easiest online training available by a very large margin. Highly recommended. No slowdowns. Removes a lot of jargon when compared with other courses. The delivery is very nearly perfect. Excellent customer service. Good e-mail communication and rapid attention to any questions."
Sun, 10 Jul. 22 of 22, out-of 20,960 Reviews
Our manual handling training provides easy to grasp instruction in basic manual handling techniques, along with a greater understanding of what is actually considered manual handling, including; why and when we should be cautious.

Learning about the fundamentals of manual handling will significantly help you understand and plan to reduce lifting hazards in day-to-day activities, with consideration for the person involved, their capabilities and the environmental factors.

A simple and practical step towards workplace safety with a suitable understanding of manual handling in the working environment.

Manual Handling eLearning Subjects

avg. 19 minutes
What is Manual Handling?: We take a look at examples from the workplace, and around the home, to explain how manual handling is considered "anything that involves the requirement for bodily force to move articles from one place to another", we also explore common daily occurrences that involve more significant manual handling and the considerations for individual vulnerabilities.
How the Back Works: Learn about the structure of the spine and what happens when injuries occur.
Basic Principles of Manual Handling: Understand the key factors to consider before lifting or handling with our step-by-step guide to safe manual handling techniques.
Control Measures for Manual Handling: Understand the methods available to control the risks associated with manual handling, with practical examples of the common activities.
Factors to Consider (LITE): We breakdown the meaning of the acronym "LITE" and the implications of each factor; Load, Individual, Task, Environment.
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We help you to understand which factors to consider, and what action to take in various circumstances in real world scenarios.

This can-do training course focuses on providing insight to the practicalities of; day to day manual handling activities, the equipment and solutions we might use to reduce the risk of impact, rather than focusing on legislative quotes and references.

Provided by Dorset Chamber Training. We address the finer points of some of the more obvious principles of Manual Handling and also some of the less obvious and well-known cases which are often unfortunately overlooked.
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