4 Training courses to provide electricians with the knowledge for the correct procedures when working in various circumstances


15 Initial and Refresher training courses for the electrical industry.


24 Industry courses evolving around the work and safety operations in various conditions and locations.


has been structured to deliver all the VESI training requirements to enable a Civil Worker to gain authorisation to work on the VESI Distribution Networks.

Manual Handling


SKU: course-2 Category:


Course Overview

Our Manual Handling training is designed to provide the learner with the knowledge and competencies to identify, recognise the need for, and adopt methods to control manual handling risks, and modifying tasks, thereby reducing the frequency of injuries that are of particular concern surrounding the activities of personnel working in the Electrical Supply Industry.

Course Outline

The key areas covered by this course include:

  • Occupational Health & Safety Act
  • Manual Handling Code of Practice
  • Risk Assessment and Control
  • Effects of manual handling on the body
  • Factors resulting in manual handling injuries
  • Preventive back and neck care
  • Manual handling techniques
  • Control strategies
    • Work organisation
    • Job & task design
  • Local manual handling issues