Safer Handling (Loads)

Safer Handling (Loads)

This course is designed to allow delegates to develop greater knowledge of manual handling. The training is suitable for any staff where manual handling is within their role or who are required to supervise others who do.

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Learning objectives

At the end of the training the delegates will be able to :

  • identify three pieces of legislation concerned with Manual Handling
  1. Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  2. Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992
  3. Health and Safety (Offences) Act 2008
  • identify the elements of posture which are detrimental to the individual
  • identify specific elements of Risk assessment with regards to manual handling
  • identify good workstation layout

Learning outcomes – will be achieved by using questions throughout the session, and written questionnaire

Location – Training can be delivered on-site at your venue