Manual Handling Assessor

Aims and Objectives

  • The objective of this presentation is to promote an awareness of correct manual lifting and carrying of heavy objects
  • To examine the consequences of lifting incorrectly
  • And the checks that can be carried out in the work place to reduce the risk of injury through incorrect manual handling process

Course Content

The syllabus focuses on:

  • Manual Handling Regulations
  • Associated Legislations
  • Statistics
  • Structure of the Spine
  • Manual Handling Techniques
  • Key Responsibilities
  • Introduction to Risk Assessment
  • The risks associated with manual handling
  • Theoretical risk assessment exercises


Cours duration: 1 day. (if advanced level 2 days. Theoretical & Practical training)

Course's languages: Azerbaijan, English and Russian

Participants: Mimimum 5 - Maximum 12

On successful completion the candidate will be issued with a “G&I Training Academy” certificate.

Certifiate validity: 2 years