Adult Skills and Community Learning

This course is for employees who have to carry out manual handling activities at work, including both industrial and office workers.

Length of course

1 day

Course content

  • Identify and understand the risks associated with manual handling
  • Learn the value of risk assessment and how to apply it
  • Make recommendations to manage risks
  • Apply the principles of safer handling to a range of everyday manual handling tasks

Entry requirements

No previous knowledge is required

Course fees

The cost of the course is £65 which includes all tuition and registration fees.

If you receive certain benefits you may be entitled to a fee reduction or remission. See our information about paying for a course for details.

Dates, times and venue

Contact us to find out the dates of these courses.

How to apply

Call us for more information or to book your place. You'll need to take your National Insurance number with you to the session.

What our learners say

  • Over 95% of our adult learners say they would recommend us to family or friends.
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  • 90% of our adult skills learners achieved their qualification.
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  • In 2017-18 our learners achieved over 1700 certificates between Entry level to Level 2.
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  • In 2017-18 we enrolled almost 4000 learners across 17 different subject areas.
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