manual handlingManual Handling – (Course Ref: ManWTeNpo10)

This half day accredited course has been designed to inform employees of the basic principles of lifting and moving so as to reduce the risk of injury in the workplace. Candidates will have the opportunity to use the Health & Safety Executive Manual Handling Assessment Chart Tool Kit. The course is tailored to meet the requirements of specific industry environments. eg office staff, construction workers, warehouse & distribution and ground staff etc.

Course Duration

1 Day or half day courses available

Accreditation

Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992: (As amended) (MHOR)

The MHOR 1992 establish a clear hierarchy of measures for dealing with risks from manual handling, these are:

Avoid hazardous manual handling operations so far as is reasonably practicable; Assess any hazardous manual handling operations that can not be avoided; and Reduce the risk of injury so far as is reasonably practicable

Additional Information

Max of 6 delegates per half day.
Max of 10 delegates per day

Your course presenter will be familiar with your working environment and has been accredited to deliver manual handling training. The friendly approach to training ensures that this course will be informative and enjoyable.

More Information

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Course Content

Legislation
The spine
Risk Assessment
Avoidance
Reduction & use of handling aids
Practical lifting techniques

Course Fees;

Please contact our office staff with any queries regarding our course costs.
Mileage costs may be applied to training taking place over 25 miles from our sites.