1/2 Day Course from £65+VAT*
Handle With Care
Reduce accidents in the workplace with our half day Manual Handling training course.
Handling, lifting or carrying contributes to over 19% of injuries in the UK workplace (2019/20 Statistics, RIDDOR). Build on best practice guidance from the HSE and learn the reasons for safe manual handling and how to apply the safety principles.
This half day course is suitable for any person who is involved in manual handling in the workplace.
Learners will cover improvements to manual handling techniques, along with the movement and handling of loads safely and the ability to conduct a personal manual handling risk assessment.
All levels of personnel within any industry with duties that include lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling and carrying can book a place on this course.
This course is a great way to show your staff how to lift safely.
On completion of this course, staff will know how to look after their back properly. Your business could benefit from less absenteeism and the cost of any litigation as a result.
- Current Legislation
- Manual Handling Regulations 1992
- Accident Statistics
- Types and Causes of Injury
- Returning back to work
- Principles of Correct Manual Handling Techniques
- Anatomy of Spine
- Body Mechanics
- Practical Application of lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling and carrying
- Risk Assessment
- Group and individual practical exercise
Successful participants will be awarded a certificate of attendance.
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*£65 when you book 2 or more courses together. £75 for individual bookings.