Over 40% of reported workplace injuries in the UK are caused by moving and handling injuries.
The Manual Handling Operations Regulations place a duty on every employer to reduce the potential injury from manual handling operations.
This course is suitable for anyone involved with lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling of objects within the workplace; everyone!
- What is Manual Handling?
- Understanding how the back works
- Understanding how injuries occur
- Understanding lifting guidelines
- Good Manual Handling techniques
This qualification is assessed by a practical demonstration and written/oral questioning.
All candidates will receive a Manual Handling handbook.
Certification is valid for 3 years.
A maximum of 12 candidates per trainer/course ensures that quality is guaranteed