Manual Handling Training

Manual Handling at Work

Manual Handling Training Courses

Our Manual Handling Training Courses can help companies ensure that their management and staff are adequately trained in all the fundamentals and safe practices of manual handling in the workplace! Manual handling is performed in order to eliminate the complexity of using machines. It is an important part of the workplace and the implications of improper handling can be dangerous for everyone!

Course Outline

The manual handling training course covers what manual handling actually is, the main serious injuries that can result from poor handling while lifting, applicable legislation, avoiding or assessing manual handling activities and reducing the risk through good handling techniques. Manual handling training is one of the most important aspects of the workplace and our course follows the requirements of the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 (MHOR) and provides a practical guide for managing and carrying out safe and healthy manual handling.

Course Aims

The main aims are to cover manual handling regulations, risk assessment, safer moving and handling, spinal anatomy, structure and function, causes of back pain, manual handling laws and guidance, unsafe systems of work and practical evaluations to help you carry out safe manual handling practices at work!

You will learn how to improve manual handling techniques for you and your employees, move and handle loads safely in a practical environment and be able to conduct a personal manual handling risk assessment

Course Benefits

Manual handling is a very important issue in the workplace. A lot of people work in jobs where they have to move heavy objects. If they do not have proper training on how to lift and carry items then they are at risk of injury.

Our manual handling training course is a fantastic way to show your staff how to lift safely in a short high impact course and in your own work environment! Once your employees have attended this manual handling training course at your place of work or our state-of0the-art training facilities, they will know to have to look after their back properly and to move loads like boxes with total safety and absolute confidence everytime! Your company will also be protected from the cost of truancy, legal action and the risk of short-term or long-term back injuries are greatly reduced.

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Course Objectives

  • Anatomy of the spinal area
  • The causes of back pain at work
  • Manual handling laws and practices
  • The principles of safer manual handling
  • Unsafe manual handling systems of work
  • Manual handling Risk Assessments and audits
  • Demonstrations and manual handling practice
  • Practical Evaluations of manual handling

Course Objectives

  • Anatomy of the spinal area
  • Back pain at work
  • Manual handling practices
  • The principles of safer manual handling
  • Unsafe manual handling systems of work
  • Manual handling Risk Assessments and audits
  • Demonstrations and manual handling practice
  • Practical Evaluations of manual handling
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