Welsh Government

This is a ½ day training course. With a certificate of training awarded following completion.

It is important that manual handling is done correctly to avoid injury. Undertaking this course will give you the practical knowledge you need to understand the risks involved if you handle items incorrectly. You will learn the basic skills of manual handling with background theory and practice. You'll look at the types of injuries caused by incorrect handling and how to stay safe when performing tasks. Course sessions include; manual handling and the law, the musculoskeletal system, mechanics of movement, types of manual handling injuries, risk assessment, control measures for reducing the risks of harm, principles of safer handling and manual handling equipment.

Please note that the outline, duration and image for each course are a guide only. Please contact the training provider for more information.

 

The following Training Providers are available to deliver this course:

 

Please note due to the current Covid 19 restrictions this course can be delivered digitally by Groundwork North Wales. For all provider contact details please see below.

Dysgu Bro Ceredigion

Contact name:
Denise Owen


Telephone number:
01970 633540


Email address:
admin@dysgubro.org.uk


Website address:
www.dysgubro.org.uk

 

Postal address:
Llanbadarn Learning Centre, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
SY23 3RJ


Area covered:
North Wales, Mid Wales, South West Wales

Groundwork North Wales

Contact name:
Louise Stokes


Telephone number:
01978 757524


Email address:
louise.stokes@groundworknorthwales.org.uk


Website address:
www.groundworknorthwales.org.uk


Postal address:
3-4 Plas Power Road, Tanyfron, Wrexham LL11 5SZ


Area covered:
All Wales

Grŵp Hyfforddi: Bro Gele

Contact name:
Irwedd Griffiths


Telephone number:
01492 680499


Email address:
Irwedd@nantygochel.idps.co.uk


Website address:
no website


Postal address:
Nant y Gochel, Abergele, Conwy LL22 8NS


Area covered:
All Wales

Jimmy Hughes Training Services Ltd

Contact name:
Rachel Hughes


Telephone number:
01597 850080


Email address:
jhsltd@btinternet.com


Website address:
www.Jimmyhughesservices.co.uk


Postal address:
Dolswydd, Penybont, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5UB


Area covered:
All Wales

Morgan Training Services Ltd

Contact name:
Jayne Morgan


Telephone number:
07791 341 425


Email address:

stephen.banks@MTStrainingltd.com


Website address:

www.morgantrainingservices.co.uk


Postal address:

Office 19, Flexspace, Stafford Drive, Battlefield Enterprise park, Shrewsbury, SY1 3BF


Area covered:
North Wales and Mid Wales

mwmac Ltd

Contact names:
Victoria Laurie

Chloe Middleton


Telephone number:
01597 258615


Email address:
victoria@mwmac.co.uk

chloe@mwmac.co.uk


Website address:
www.mwmac.co.uk


Postal address:
Coed Pwllacca, Builth Wells, Powys LD2 3SE


Area covered:
All Wales

Simply the Best Training Consultancy Ltd

Contact name:
Julie Thomas


Telephone number:
01443 670267


Email address:
office@simplythebesttc.co.uk


Website address:
www.simplythebesttc.co.uk


Postal address:
Caerlan Farm, Tonypandy, Rhondda Cynon Taff CF40 1SN


Area covered:
Chainsaws, pesticide, first aid and ATV are South East Wales. Everything else is All Wales

TFTF (2008) Ltd

Contact name:
Suzanne Jones


Telephone number:
01938 500900


Email address:
info@training4thefuture.co.uk


Website address:
www.training4thefuture.co.uk


Postal address:
Dolobran Hall, Meifod, Powys SY22 6HX


Area covered:
All Wales

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