Specialists in pre hospital care

Manual Handling Course

Employers have a legal duty to take reasonable care to ensure that the health and safety of the workforce is not placed at risk through poor manual handling.

  1. MANUAL HANDLING INSTRUCTOR TWO DAY COURSE (ART 1/12)
  2. MANUAL HANDLING FOR STAFF ONE DAY COURSE (ART1/14)
  3. MANUAL HANDLING FOR MANAGERS ONE DAY COURSE (ART 1/15)

INSTRUCTOR TWO DAY COURSE (ART 1/12) CONTENTS INCLUDE

  • An understanding of handling techniques
  • How to recognise potentially hazardous loads
  • The proper handling of aids
  • Dealing with unfamiliar loads
  • The importance of good housekeeping
  • Handling and lifting techniques
  • Teaching skills
  • Demonstration techniques
  • Assessment skills

FOR STAFF - ONE DAY COURSE (ART1/14) CONTENTS INCLUDE

  • How to recognise potentially hazardous loads
  • The proper handling of aids
  • Dealing with unfamiliar loads
  • The importance of good housekeeping
  • Handling and lifting techniques

FOR MANAGERS ONE DAY COURSE (ART 1/15) CONTENTS INCLUDE

  • Duties of employers
  • Principles and practice of risk assessment
  • Guidance on the Regulations
  • The duties of employees

Would you like to know more?

If you would like to learn more about our Manual Handling Training Courses, please phone us on 0208 510 9469 or email us for more details.