Manual Handling

Course Objectives:

This practical workshop is designed to give delegates an understanding of Manual Handling and its importance in the workplace

Course Content:

Topics covered on this course include:

  • Understanding Manual Handling regulations
  • Spinal awareness and back care
  • Manual Handling activities
  • Manual Handling injuries and the activities which cause them
  • The TILE handling system
  • Weight lifting guidelines
  • Lifting techniques
  • Team handling and communication
  • Practical exercises and assessment

Benefits of attending the course include:

  • Understanding the process of Manual Handling
  • Understanding the nature of Manual Handling injuries and the activities that cause them
  • Understanding Manual Handling assessment and control measures
  • Understanding the responsibilities imposed by the Manual Handling Operations Regulations Act 1992

On successful completion of the course, delegates will receive a Certificate of Attendance.

Who Should Attend?

Anyone in the workplace who carries out Manual Handling activities.


½ day

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