Manual Handling at Work (4+ hours)
This Manual Handling course is ideal for groups of people required to lift or move objects. You might work in an industrial setting, or have employees who make deliveries. Whatever lifting and handling might occur in the workplace, then this course will prepare people to work safely, minimising the work time lost to injury.
What’s covered on the course?
- Understand the reasons for safe handling.
- Understand how risk assessments contribute to improving health and safety.
- Understand the principles, types of equipment and testing requirements associated with safe handling.
- Be able to apply safe manual handling principles.
Safe Moving and Handling (RQF Level 2 Award, 1 day)
It's also possible to complete a regulated qualification in Safe Moving and Handling should you require further training. The course can be tailored to individual needs and helps individuals understand the reasons for safe manual handling principles and provides the ability to apply them. No previous experience is required to take part in this course.