Training Courses

Manual Handling Techniques

For half a day, candidates will be trained in the principles of safe manual handling, fulfilling the 1992 Manual Handling Operations Regulations.

Course Duration:
Half Day including practical element

Who will benefit?:
All employees whether they are office or site based

Legislative Requirement:
Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 apply to any manual handling operation that may cause injury at work

Aims of Training:
Delegates will receive training in a range of subjects including:

  • Principles of safe manual handling;
  • Risk assessment;
  • Safe lifting techniques
  • Typical injuries
  • Hazard identification and assessment of the task, the load, the working environment and individual capabilities
  • Correct handling techniques
  • Practical exercises and tuition

Maximum Number of Delegates:
10 per course.

Training Methods:
A high proportion of group participation, including practical exercises in lifting techniques, supplemented by power point presentation and classroom based tutorials.

Resource Required:
Client to provide: Training room to comfortably accommodate all the delegates with 240V power supply. A range of objects in various sizes and weights
Trainer to provide: Training Equipment (course notes and presentation package)

Upcoming Course Dates

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