To equip delegates with the knowledge and skills to be able to carry out manual handling safely and without risk of injuring themselves or others.
Who Should Attend
Any staff required to conduct manual handling activities in the workplace.
- Reasons for managing health and safety – moral, economic and legal
- Health and safety law applicable to manual handling
- How the spine works
- How injuries happen
- Manual handling risk assessment
- Control measures
- Safe lifting technique (including practical element)
Course Duration: 0.5 Days
Following completion of a simple assessment, delegates will be awarded the Manual Handling Awareness Certificate of Attendance and Achievement.
This course can be delivered at one of our training venues, alternatively, we can deliver this course at your own premises.
Extra costs may be involved if the course is to be run at a client's own premises lying a significant distance from our training centres.