More than a third of all ‘over three day’ injuries reported to the HSE or Local Authorities are caused by manual handling, this costs businesses and organisations in the UK in excess of £5 billion each year.

Employees trained in the principles of manual handling can contribute to a reduction in the incidences of injuries or illness associated with manual handling.

Manual Handling Course Content:

  • Process of manual handling
  • Manual handling injuries
  • Activities which can cause injuries
  • Manual handling risk assessments
  • Manual handling controls
  • Investigating accidents & incidents
  • Manual handling regulations

On successful completion of the course candidates will be able to identify the hazards associated with manual handling, the risks involved and controls available and to be able to interpret a manual handling assessment.

Our price includes:

  • Registration and Certification
  • Dynamic & fun training
  • All course material

The term manual handling covers a wide variety of activities including lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling and carrying. If any of these tasks are not carried out appropriately there is a risk of injury.

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