CIEH Principles of Manual Handling Course Outline
This level 1 CIEH certified manual handling course forms part of the comprehensive Health and Safety training provided by Lynwood. It introduces candidates to the hazards and risks involved in manual handling and outlines what to expect from a manual handling assessment. Where indicated or as requested this course will be delivered with an additional ½ day Lynwood assessor course giving delegates the training required to help gain competence as a manual handling risk assessor. It will enable employees to develop safer manual handling techniques in the workplace and it will assist employers with complying with their legal obligations.
The CIEH Principles of Manual Handling course covers the following topics:
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