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Manual Handling Awareness Training

Manual Handling Awareness Training

Category: Training
  • Get Certified in 1 Day
  • Suitable For Everyone
  • Up To Date Regulations
  • Observational Assessment & Theory Test
  • Certificate Valid for 3 Years
  • Covid-19 Safe Classrooms
  • On-Site Training Available
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  • Manual Handling Awareness Training

    Course Details

    Safe working environments are a fundamental right and essential for all workers. Manual Handling Awareness training raises understanding of how to reduce the risks to your health and safety when lifting and carrying objects.

    This Manual Handling Awareness training course is for everyone. Whatever industry or environment you work in, proper manual handling technique is safe and practical. Upon completion of the course, you will be able to explain what the term ‘manual handling’ refers to, how it can cause injury, and demonstrate an ability to identify hazards and assess potential risks. 

    We hold all courses at one of our cooperating training centres. However, we can provide this training at your premises or on-site for larger groups.

    Agenda

    - Introduction to manual handling.
    - What is manual handling?
    - Health & Safety at work act 1974.
    - Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations 1999.
    - Manual Handling Regulations 1992.
    - Personal Protective Equipment Regulations 1992.
    - Manual handling injury causation.
    - Accident statistics.
    - Basic human anatomy.
    - The spine.
    - Hierarchy of control.
    - Hazard identification & risk assessment.
    - Correct handling techniques.
    - Theory test.

    Assessment

    Trainees are assessed by continuous observation throughout the day, and a theory test.

    Duration

    Manual handling Awareness training is a half day course.

    Certification

    Upon course completion, successful candidates will receive a One Stop Safety Training certificate. The certificate is valid for 3 years.

  • Please note: This product description and specification is based on the model most widely stocked across our network of partner stores. Alternative brands of equivalent specification may be supplied based on location and availability.

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