Manual Handling Operation & Assessment
Lession Outline

Training Focus
Occupational Safety & Health Regulation governing manual handling operations has become effective on 1 July 1998. A responsible person is required to appoint competent persons to assist in the implementation of preventive and protective measures if 10 or more employees are normally employed to carry out hazardous manual handling operations on the premises. The objectives of the course are to train participants to conduct manual handling assessments to enable employers to fulfill their legal duties

Manual handling operating regulations
Affect on waist when lifting and treatment
Causes of manual operation injury
Method of correct manual lifting
Preliminary Assessments
Anatomy and physiology related to manual handling
Manual handling in health care settings
Further assessment
Risk Control Strategy
Preventive and protective measures
Manual handling Risk Assessment
Practical Exercise

Training certificate will be issued to students who have 100% attendance. Participant who has attended assessment course should pass the written examination.

Medium of Instruction
Cantonese is the primary medium of instruction and English terms are used where applicable. Teaching materials and examination paper will be in Chinese.

Reg. Safety Auditor


4/F, Tai Shing Commercial (Yaumati) Building, 498-500 Nathan Road, Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon,Hong Kong.
For enquiry, please contact Ms. Pansy at 2786 9009 or at e-mail <>

Fee: HK$180.00 per participant


Fee: HK$980.00 per participant (HK$900 per participant for groups of 5)