This half-day training session is aimed at those who carry out manual handling activities at work and introduces delegates to the hazards of manual handling, the risks involved , controls available and what to expect from a manual handling assessment.
Successful completion will prepare delegates to look carefully at their own work activities and contribute to the development of safer methods and tasks, in co-operation with their managers and supervisors. The qualification is not intended to train students to carry out manual handling assessments
The syllabus includes:
- The process of manual handling in the workplace
- Manual handling injuries and the activities which cause them
- Manual handling assessment and control options
- Responsibilities imposed by the Manual Handling Operations Regulations
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