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Manual Handling

Our course is designed to teach participants correct lifting techniques to prevent back injury. This course will also educating how to safely approach, and risk assess a heavy lifting situation.


Our Manual handling Training courses by olive learning is mainly focused on the workers in the workplace who perform the task of Heavy lifting. We have QQI (formerly FETAC) accredited experienced Level 6  instructors who will train about the consequences of incorrect lifting and to prevent injury at a modern work site.

This is a combined online and classroom course with 45 Mins and  2 hrs respectively with a capacity of 12 at a time.

Course Content

  • Legislation

  • Injury to Spine

  • Fitness

  • Ergonomics

  • Manual Handling of Loads (Practical)


The main objective of this Manual Handling Training Online Course is to provide participants with skills and attitude to enable them to lift and move loads in accordance with good manual handling techniques and to avoid the risk of injury.

Who Should Attend


The course is mainly designed for the experienced operators who performs heavy lifting in a workplace. ( Anyone who regularly performs tasks that involve pushing, pulling or lifting objects such as: barrels, kegs, sacks, creates, racks, boxes.)


The workers will be trained by QQI (formerly FETAC) accredited experienced Level 6  instructors. After successful completion, certificates will be provided by Olive safety with 3 years of validation.


An Interest in Health & Safety

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