Alpha Training Safety Solutions Limited offer a full range of Manual Handling training courses.
More than a third of all reportable injuries of over three days
involve manual handling and around 10% of major injuries are linked to
manual handling. It has a major impact on all workplaces and costs the
economy hundreds of millions of pounds every year.
In the UK 1.1 million people reported that they suffered from
musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) caused or made worse by work. It is
estimated 12.3 million working days are lost annually due to
Anyone involved in the moving and handling of goods and people could
be at risk. Injuries and suffering can be linked to any work involving
handling of loads, even light loads of handled incorrectly. Risks can
be found in all work sectors but healthcare, agriculture and
construction are recognised as high risk industries due to the number
and nature of the manual handling activities.
All of our manual handling training is carried out by our own
training team of city and guilds qualified trainers. We can also
provide more complex manual handling training and risk assessments if