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Manual Handling

Manual Handling is one of the largest causes of accidents in the workplace. By understanding how to lift correctly you could help your employees avoid serious injury. The aim of this course is to provide your employees with guidance on the correct lifting procedure and also give some handy hints on the do’s and don’ts of manual handling.

Duration : 1 Day or 1/2 Day

Who is if for : Managers, Supervisers & Employees

Course Content:  

  • Introduction
  • The Manual Handling regulations
  • Types of Injury
  • Anatomy of the Back
  • Risk Assessment
  • Load/Individual/Task/Environment
  • How to reduce the risk
  • Mechanical aids