Safety Training Courses

Manual Handling

Manual Handling


  • Title: Manual Handling
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Course Size: min10 – max 20 learners
  • Instructor: Dan Gallagher
Course Description

“Manual handling related injuries continue to account for about one third of all non-fatal injuries reported to the Authority” Summary of Workplace Injury, Illness and Fatality Statistics 2011-2012


The Safety, Health and Welfare at Work, (General Applications) Regulations 2007, Chapter 4 of Part 2, outline the requirements that must be adhered to in relation to manual handling.

The key requirements include:

  • Providing instruction and training to relevant staff.
  • Carrying out a manual handling risk assessment …….
  • ….. reduce the need for the manual handling of loads by employees……

How can you protect your business from litigation and your employees from injury?

Our instructors are amongst the most experienced. They have diverse backgrounds which include working behind the H&S desk in top multi-national companies in Ireland, and even lecturing on the subject in UCC.

Our course can be delivered on-site and tailored to your industry needs, or online in a more general manner.

The course duration is 2 hours and will be delivered at a chosen location
Class Size
The number of learners attending is limited from a minimum of 10 to a maximum of 20 persons. For larger groups, please arrange multiple group bookings with Centre of Excellence
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Dan Gallagher - Manual Handling

Instructor: Dan Gallagher

Dan is co-founder and CEO of EHA Soft Solutions Limited, a software, training and consulting company. Prior to his tenure at EHA Soft Solutions, Dan was a senior manager in industry implementing safety (OHSAS 18001, Quality (ISO 9001), Environmental (ISO 14001) and Food Safety (ISO22000) management systems to international standards.