NEBOSH HSE Certificate in Manual Handling Risk Assessment

NEBOSH HSE Certificate In Manual Handling – Course Information

Course Duration: 1 Day

Course Dates: Please see our course calendar below

Prerequisite: None

Location: Renishaw Hall, & Gardens, Renishaw, Chesterfield S21 3WB (nearby to Sheffield) 

Q1TUM are proud to be an accredited NEBOSH Gold Learner Partner. This accreditation means our NEBOSH Risk Assessment in Manual Handling Risk course materials, trainers, modern convenient training facilities and learning environments are awarded with excellence. All students will benefit from high-quality tuition from expert and experienced trainers, and constant support and guidance throughout and after the course. Q1tum has made this NEBOSH manual handling certificate both interactive and fun whilst at the same time achieving impressive pass rates.

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The price shown below is the full cost of the course including all fees (Registrations, Certifications, Examinations, Course Materials and Publications).

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£330.00 +VAT 1 day

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Gain essential skills with our one-day manual handling course, designed to provide comprehensive risk assessment qualifications. This training is perfect for anyone responsible for manual handling risk assessments in the workplace, including Health and Safety Professionals and Employee Representatives.

Q1TUM, a NEBOSH Gold Learner Partner, offers this manual handling certificate course which emphasises practical skills in identifying, evaluating, and controlling manual handling risks. Our expert trainers ensure a high-quality learning experience that is both engaging and effective, leading to impressive pass rates.

Manual Handling Risk Assessment Course Description

A one (1) day training programme with the session taking place between 9.30 – 4.30pm. The programme is delivered in a hands-on, interactive format designed to engage students from the outset. Please note all registration, certification, publications and refreshments are included as well as ample free parking.

Course Units/Overview

NEBOSH has worked in conjunction with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) to develop this brand-new specialist qualification, reflecting the HSE’s specific Manual Handling assessment tools and published HSE Guidance. Allowing delegates/organisations to have valuable in-house expertise and knowledge of using HSE tools, templates, reflect best practices in risk assessments, up-skill interpretation / categorise / communication of the level of risk factors associated with manual handling activities, and create a safe and healthy work environment.

Unit MHR1: Assessing Manual Handling Risk

  • Element 1 – Principles of Manual Handling
  • Element 2 – Managing Manual Handling Risk: Identification of Manual Handling Risk
  • Element 3 – Managing Manual Handling Risk: Control of Risk

Unit MHR1: Practical Assessment – Approximately 60 Minutes

A practical assessment is completed at the end of the manual handling course, where delegates will be asked to watch a video of a real workplace and complete a Manual Handling Risk Assessment using HSE tools and templates learnt throughout the course.

This assessment will take place and be marked during the day of the course, do not worry we will provide you with further information and support during the training.

Who Should Attend the Manual Handling Risk Assessment Course?

This manual handling course is designed for those involved in the management of manual handling risk assessments, aiming to enhance their qualifications and expertise in workplace safety.

Upon completion of this course, you will be equipped with the necessary skills to carry out an unaided incident investigation of a non-complex incident and be awarded a NEBOSH-accredited Manual Handling Certificate.

What You Will Learn 

The Manual Handling Risk Assessment certification aims to enable you to:

  • Articulate the significance of minimising risks associated with manual handling activities.
  • Understand and articulate the fundamentals of manual handling risk assessments.
  • Grasp responsibilities pertaining to manual handling.
  • elucidate manual handling risks and their potential to cause injury.
  • Demonstrate and apply appropriate techniques for manual handling risk assessment.
  • Implement broader aspects of risk management in the context of manual handling.

Leveraging this qualification to cultivate in-house expertise will assist organisations in:

  • Safeguarding team members from a primary cause of musculoskeletal disorders.
  • Ensuring confidence in the manual handling risk assessment approach, aligning with best practices and utilising HSE manual handling tools and templates.
  • For a more detailed outline of the qualification content, please refer to the syllabus guide available for download in the Resources section below.

Benefits of Attending

  • Achieve a NEBOSH-accredited Manual Handling Certificate.
  • Enhance your professional skills with high-level risk assessment qualifications.
  • Ensure compliance with health and safety legislation through effective manual handling risk assessments.

Professional and SQA Accreditation 

The certification aims to align with Level 6 on the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF), equivalent to RQF/CQFW Level 3 in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.

NEBOSH certifications can significantly contribute to the efficacy of health and safety measures implemented by businesses. This could elucidate the preference of numerous organisations to incorporate NEBOSH qualifications into their competency matrices.

Recognised by Employers

NEBOSH certifications can significantly contribute to the efficacy of health and safety measures implemented by businesses. This could elucidate the preference of numerous organisations to incorporate NEBOSH qualifications into their competency matrices.

Where Is The Course Located? 

We are located in the beautiful surroundings of Renishaw Hall, & Gardens, Renishaw, Chesterfield S21 3WB (nearby Sheffield) – offering the HSE Manual Handling Risk Assessment course to professionals across Yorkshire, Derbyshire and the Midlands. 

This is the perfect place for people in the surrounding areas of Chesterfield, Sheffield, Derby, Leeds Nottingham, Doncaster, Mansfield, Worksop and beyond.


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