Manual Handling Training 3hr
Q. What does manual handling mean?
A. The moving of any thing by Manual means.Therefore there is no job that will not involve some manual handling from the use of a keyboard to the moving of heavy objects.Approximately 40% of all reportable injuries are a result of poor manual handling. The HSE states - Section 2 of the Health and Safety at Work Act and Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations require employers to provide their employees with health and safety information and training. This should be supplemented as necessary with more specific information and training on manual handling injury risks.
Our courses are designed to ensure that all your staff are fully up to date with the new guidelines in this very important field of Health & Safety.
Certificate of Attendance are included.
The course is 3 hours - 6 delegate minimum and 12 delegate maximum.
The Course Programme includes:
- Definition of Manual Handling
- Requirements identified by relevent legislation
- Basic Ergonomics
- Risk Assessment
- Principles of load Management
- Moving & Handling
- Back Care
- Use of equipment
- (Tailored to your requirements)
Call 01527 457527 to book.