Manual Handling

Manual Handling


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Manual Handling

Course Description

This course is aimed at those who carry out Manual Handling activities at work and introduces delegates to the hazards of Manual Handling, the risks involved and what to expect from a Manual Handling assessment.

Course Objectives

Explain what is meant by the term “Manual Handling” and give examples
Explain how Manual Handling can cause injury and give examples
State the principles for controlling Manual Handling risks and apply these in a practical context
Demonstrate a general understanding of the value and purposes of conducting a Manual Handling assessment and what employees can expect of such assessments

Course Content

Process of Manual Handling in the workplace
Manual Handling injuries and the activities which cause them
Assessment and control options
Responsibilities imposed by the Manual Handling Regulations

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