Manual Handling All Wales Passport Training

Cost: £200

Course Duration: 2 day

Refresher Period: Annual half-day refresher


This course will provide delegates with the necessary knowledge, skills and confidence to ensure they minimise the risk of musculoskeletal injury when moving people.  This training is a key method to ensure that handlers are able to choose the correct method of movement and safely use any equipment required to control the risk.  

Key Learning Outcomes

The course includes:

  • Legal requirements relating to manual handling
  • Caustion factors and types of musculoskeletal injuries
  • Methods of lifting and moving peole
  • Identifying the dangers and hazards involved in moving and handling loads

Powys County Council staff can find available dates via TRENT Self-Serve.  If you are not a Council employee please contact the Learning & Development Team for information.