Manual Handling

Manual Handling from Quercus Training Solutions

By: Quercus Training Solutions  14/05/2012
Keywords: Manual handling

A Certificate of attendance

4 hours - short multiple choice exam

  • Overview of the Regulations
  • Managing handling operations
  • Mechanical and other alternatives
  • Assessing manual handling activities
  • Basic spinal anatomy and physiology Resource
  • How and why injuries occur
  • Preventive Measures for Musculoskeletal disorders
  • Assessment of Risk: The task; the individual; The load; the Environment
  • Basic ergonomics
  • Practical exercises
  • Body posture and manual handling techniques
  • Lifting Techniques
  • Team Lifting

Keywords: Manual handling

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