Online course with instant downloadable certificate, duration 1 hour. 1 CPD credit.

Online course with instant downloadable certificate, duration 1 hour. 1 CPD credit.

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Manual Handling, Moving & Handling Online Training Course

Incorrect manual handling of loads is one of the most common causes of injury at work, accounting for nearly one third of all reported accidents. The Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 were introduced to help minimise the risk from manual handling operations. A requirement of these regulations is that employees are suitably informed and capable of performing manual handling operations.

This is a general awareness course, sometimes referred to as just Manual Handling and other times as Moving and Handling whichever title is given it is designed to satisfy the training and awareness requirements of relevant legislation and regulations including L23 and the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974. It also meets the requirements of CHAS, SafeContractor, ConstructionLine, Exor and other SSIP registrations plus HSE safety training requirements.

Safety Trainers please note this e-learning only provides awareness education. Face to face training would be needed in addition in order to complete the all round skills and knowledge to be able to carry this forward practically in your organisation.

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Bundle deals

This course is available in the following bundle deals:

Office and Warehouse Bundle (8 courses for £25 +VAT)

Catering Services Bundle (8 courses for £25 +VAT)

Trade and Construction Bundle (14 courses for £35 +VAT)

Please note a bundle deal contains a selection of different courses that offers fantastic value. For bulk discounts on individual courses please contact us.

Bundle deal upgrade - If you are interested in upgrading to one of our bundle deals and have already purchased one of our courses, please email us and we will credit the original course cost against the bundle deal. 

Course Structure

The course comprises 2 interactive modules and a final assessment. Links to recommended reading and additional resources may be provided within the training modules. These links are not mandatory and will not be tested for in the final assessment.


It takes approximately 55 minutes to complete the course in full. This can be spread out over multiple sessions or completed in a single session. There is no time limit for completion.


All candidates must complete a multiple choice assessment after working through the training material. The candidate will be asked 12 multiple choice questions, randomly chosen from a larger question pool, and need to answer a minimum of 9 correctly to pass. Candidates will be given instant feedback after completing the assessment stating whether they have passed or failed. The assessment can be re-taken as many times as is required to pass at no additional cost.

Accreditation and certification

Successful candidates will receive a RoSPA approved certificate and 1CPD credit.

This e-learning course only provides awareness education. Face to face training would be needed in addition in order to complete the all round skills and knowledge to be able to carry this forward practically in your organisation.

All of our courses, systems and services have been registered to the internationally recognised ISO 9001:2015 quality standard. Quality Management Systems Ltd (QMS) made this prestigious award and all of our certificates bear their registration mark, giving assurance that the training and assessment was completed with a quality registered organisation.

Manual Handling Training Course Certificate

Manual Handling Training Course Certificate


This online manual handling/moving and handling awareness course will help organisations meet their legal obligations and provide candidates with a thorough awareness of the dangers associated with manual handling operations and the management and control measures required to control the risks.

After completing the course, candidates will:

  • Understand the risks and health effects associated with manual handling operations;

  • Have knowledge of the legal and regulatory framework that underpins manual handling operations;

  • Be aware of the methods required to assess the risk from manual handling operations;

  • Have knowledge of safe manual handling techniques.

 Target Audience

This online course is a general awareness course for employees and employers operating in a low risk working environment such as offices and shops. The course is designed to satisfy the training and awareness requirements of relevant legislation and regulations including L23 and the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.

This course can be used by people working in high risk environments as a general introduction alongside suitable supplementary hazard specific training.

Bulk purchases / purchasing for others

After a successful purchase you will be automatically taken to our registration process. Here you create your learner(s) and assign the course(s) to them so that they can start training immediately. If you do not know all the learner details - no problem, you can return later and create the learners when it suits you. The system automatically creates an admin group of your learners, this means you can access your learner accounts to obtain certificates or schedule reports on the progress of your group, useful for Health & Safety audits or Registration to organisations such as CHAS, SMAS, SafeContractor, ConstructionLine etc or site access when certificates are required.

If this all sounds too complicated feel free to contact us, we are more than happy to enrol you or your colleagues on your behalf. 

Free trial

We know how difficult it can be choosing online training, we have been there ourselves! That is why we are giving free access to all our health and safety training courses (excluding exams) so you can try them out and satisfy yourself with the quality. 

We know that when something looks too good to be true, there's often a catch. There are no catches, we simply want to give you a more informed choice. Email us with your requirements and we will set you up. 

A Social Enterprise training provider

The aim of Commodious Training is simple - to provide cost effective health, safety and compliance training for SME’s and charities. We want to promote a “why not” attitude towards training, and hopefully help promote better health, safety and food hygiene throughout the UK. 

As a Social Enterprise, we re-invest much of our profits back into social and environmental concerns. So as well as getting fantastic value training, you will also help make a difference.

Features and benefits

Complete your training in your own time. When you purchase one of our courses you are given access to our learning portal for 12 months, giving you plenty of time to complete your training.

Work through the course at your own speed. Our system continuously logs your progress so you can return to where you left off at any time.

Download your own RoSPA or ConCEST approved certificate. When you pass a course assessment you will instantly receive a pdf certificate of achievement. 

Set up learner groups to track learner progress and view certificates. Perfect for companies and teams and its free of charge.