Incorrect manual handling is one of the most common casues of injury at work. This course will give the delegate a good grounding in safe moving and handling techniques as well as an understanding of the risks associated with such activities.
The Manual Handling Regualtions 1992 (ammended 2002) require manual handling tasks to be risk assesed; manual handling training can form part of your control measures to reduce the or eliminate manual handling injuries and accidents.
Topics covered include good (and bad!) manual handling techniques, use of mechanical aids, anatomy of the spine, manual handling injuries including fractures, herniated disks, WRULDS, RSI and risk assemsnts.
Classroom based courses can be tailored to your specific work environment by our vastly experienced trainers.
Choosing to do your training as an online course could not be simpler. Our fully interactive online courses offer you the ability to take a course within your own time and at your own speed. Please contact us for possible multi-user discounts.
After you select a course, you will be directed to create an account with us, then you will be directed to the online course website, where you will fill in any details required and then start the course.
If you need a specific course that is at a date and time that suits you, then we can arrange a Tailor Made course just for you.
This ensures that your business can have a training course onsite, or at a location that suits you best.
We will generate you a specific quotation for your course and email it to you. This will then be available to book in your account.