Manual Handling- Remote Training

This course will be delivered remotely. ALL half day courses delivered in two 90 minute halves with a break in between

Course Overview: This course is aimed at those who carry out Manual Handling activities at work and introduces delegates to the hazards of Manual Handling, the risks involved and what to expect from a Manual Handling Assessment.

Course Objectives:

By the end of the programme the student will be able to:

  • Explain what is meant by the term ‘manual handling’ and give examples;
  • Explain how manual handling can cause injury and give examples;
  • State the principles for controlling manual handling risks and apply these in a practical context;
  • Demonstrate a general understanding of the value and purposes of conducting a manual handling assessment and what employees can expect of such assessments;

Course Content:

  • Process of Manual Handling in the Workplace
  • Manual Handling Injuries and the Activities which cause them
  • Assessment and Control options
  • Responsibilities imposed by the Manual Handling Regulations

Duration: Half Day

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