manual-handling

Manual Handling Training


The New Tool in Manual Handling

The New Tool in Manual Handling

Helix Training are delighted to partner with Pristine Condition, bringing the benefits of their unique training approach to our customers.

What makes it different?

Pristine Condition brings Olympic weightlifting principles and techniques to industry, in a practical, hands-on style, delivering unprecedented results. Practical and competence based, the half-day course delivered by expert instructors is fun, engaging and always gets maximum buy-in from attendees.
The course offers plenty of opportunity to put newly learnt techniques into practice so attendees can confidently apply their learning straight away on return to the workplace.



A personal message from Davy Snowdon, Managing Director, Pristine Condition.

Awarded an MBE for unique training approach and contribution to manual handling incident reduction across industries.

What does the training involve?

  • A short theory section introducing the key Principles
  • Task-specific, hands-on practical training
  • Competency based learning

What you will need in PPE to attend the course:

Due to the practical nature of this course and it taking place in a live working environment, all attendees must ensure they wear the following PPE:

  • Hi-Visibility Vest
  • Cut Resistant Gloves
  • Hard Hat
  • Safety Glasses
  • Safety Shoes/Boots

Course Outcomes

By the end of the training, attendees will be able to:

  • Confidently risk assess the manual handling situation they face
  • Know and apply the Essential 4 Principles
  • Personally experience the benefits of using the techniques
  • Understand the effect manual handling has on the body
  • Apply the Principles both at work and in the home environment

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Course Locations

If your preferred location is not listed under Course search and bookings page, please register your interest and the Helix Training team will consider the proposed location for future event dates.


Manual Handling 'Passing on the Principles' Training - POPS

POPS - Passing on the Principles

Pristine Condition can also offer POPS training, bespoke for the glazing industry.

As well as practical hands-on training, the POPS programme would include a fully presented Audio Visual Production (AVP), capturing the key tasks of your employees. The AVP not only provides your POPS coaches with a supporting tool for onward delivery, ensuring consistency of training, but also a definitive record of the course content.

What does the training involve?

  • Full-day interactive manual handling training
  • Short theory section introducing the Principles
  • Practical, task specific training
  • How to use the supporting materials to onward deliver
  • TRACA ® unique monitoring tool - enabling POPS coaches to spot incorrect technique and correct it
  • E-certification

Course outcomes:

By the end of the training, attendees will be able to:

  • Apply the Pristine Condition Principles both at work and in the home environment
  • Onwardly deliver training of these Principles, aligned to the Audio Visual Production
  • Correctly utilise the supporting POPS pack
  • Identify both correct and incorrect manual handling techniques
  • Provide guidance where incorrect technique is encountered
  • Implement an effective TRACA ® monitoring system

If you are interested to find out more about Pristine Condition's 'Passing on the Principles' training, please click here to inform us of your enquiry and we will be in touch.