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Manual Handling

Max Delegates: 12

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Price per delegate (excl VAT): £95

Dedicated Course Fee (per day): POA

**Where applicable, Accreditational Fees and Expenses will be charged in addition to the above prices**

Overview 


Manual Handling Training is required if your staff are undertaking potentially hazardous manual handling activities, it is a Legal requirement under the Manual Handling Operations Regulations to ensure that effective training is provided. Manual Handling injuries account to 25% of all reported workplace accidents.


This Manual Handling Training Course will provide your staff with the knowledge to reduce the risks from Manual Handling activities and understand the basic technique for completing a safe lift.


The Manual Handling Training Course can be held at our bespoke training center or your premises.



What does the Manual Handling Training Course cover?

  • Spinal awareness and back care

  • Manual handling hazards

  • Manual handling injuries and the activities which cause them

  • Manual handling assessment

  • Safe handling principles

  • Ergonomics

  • Inanimate load handling

  • Mechanical aids

  • Fitness

  • Responsibilities imposed by the Manual Handling Operations Regulations

  • Controversial techniques

  • Team handling and communication

  • Practical applications

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