Courses >> Managers / Supervisors Mechanical Handling Equipment

This is MHE (Mechanical Handling Equipment) safety course for managers and supervisors responsible for managing MHE operators and equipment. PUWER (Provision and Use of Work Equipment) requires that “every employer should ensure that any of his employees who supervise or manage the use use of work equipment had received adequate training for the purposes of Health & Safety.

Course content

  • The need for training
  • Employers and employer duties
  • Health & safety publications
  • Trucks in industry today
  • Operating safety code
  • Stability of MHE
  • Knowledge of load handling
  • Daily operational safety checks
  • Authorisation to operate
  • Recognition of certification


Experience required

No prior knowledge of topic required

Course duration

4 hours

Number of delegates

1 – 8



Facilities / requirement

A training room suitable for the number of delegates and facilities to set up or use a projector


On-site and training centre

Certification renewal

Recommended every 3 years however this may depend on the company’s risk assessments and internal policies

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