Manual Handling Safety Training

Manual Handling Safety Training from Aim-to-train Ltd

By: Aim-to-train Ltd  18/06/2011
Keywords: Risk Assessment, Manual handling

Safe Manual Handling

    

One of the biggest causes of workplace injury and consequently lost productivity are those injuries caused by poor manual handling.

It is a requirement of the Manual Handling Operations regulations 1992 that ALL employees who carry out any form of manual handling (Which includes ANY lifting, lowering, carrying, pushing, pulling or supporting of a load) in the course of their work activities, to be trained in how to carry the task out safely.

Course Duration: 1/2 Day (4 Hrs)

Course Objectives: Manual Handling Awareness.
Course target delegates:Persons who are involved in Manual Handling Operations.
Delegates will gain an understanding of:-
  • Defining and recognising problem areas in Manual Handling operations.
  • Employer/Employee duties and responsibilities in relation to Manual Handling.
  • Impact of Poor Manual Handling techniques.
  • Causes and contributory factors of musculoskeletal disorders.
  • Making assessment of the Manual Handling Tasks.
  • Weight limits guidelines.
  • Types and Selection of Lifting Aids.
  • Kinetic Lifting Methods.
  • Methods of 'Back Care'.

Delegates will complete a multi choice test paper and practical assessment to demonstrate their understanding.

After completion, delegates will receive a certificate of attendance and a manual handling guidance leaflet.

Keywords: Manual handling, Risk Assessment

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