Manual Handling Awareness

Price on Application

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Summary

This manual handling course is aimed at all levels of employees who may undertake manual handling operations, including the transportation of a load of items by lifting, putting down, pulling, carrying or moving thereof by hand or by bodily force. This includes, but not limited to professions such as: Engineers, Laboratory staff, Samplers, Factory staff or Office/call centre staff.

Learning Support

Please advise any additional learning requirements delegates may need, in order that arrangements can be made in advance to ensure the course material fits your needs.

Prerequisites
  • Candidates should be able to read, write and understand English as all documentation, presentations and examination paperwork will be in English only.
Topics
  • How manual handling injuries an occur
  • Recognise manual handling risks in the workplace
  • Apply controls to minimise injuries
  • Implications of poor lifting methods
  • Back injuries and how they can be avoided
  • Application of safe handling techniques
  • Elements of a simple risk assessment
Shipping & Delivery
We will aim to deliver your web order normally within 1-5 working days of confirmation of your order. With 100’s of products in stock it is possible you will receive your item(s) within 48 hours of placing your order. After placing your order on-line, one of our dedicated staff will call or email you with confirmation of your order and also confirm with you when you can expect to receive your items. We are happy to ship internationally but please call us first to discuss delivery options.