The Manual Handling course is intended to provide students with an understanding of how to safely handle loads.
It covers practical aspects of lifting, lowering, carrying, pushing and pulling loads. It also provides information on the human spinal system, risk assessment, the legal responsibility of employers to their employees and techniques for the prevention of accidents.
The course involves knowledge development, and a series of practical exercises, followed by scenarios that allow the students to put their skills into practice.
The course can be tailored to match the type of manual handling you’re likely to be taking part in.
Course duration: 3 – 4 hours
Course cost: Price on application
Course dates: Contact us for details