This training is designed for staff at all levels, who require a general awareness of moving and handling objects which is part of our everyday lives. This makes ideal induction training and a program that can be delivered to all staff. Those who carry out a lot of manual handling duties should consider the full day training which is delivered as a level 2 qualification
Course Duration: 4 Hours
- What is manual handling?
- Legislation and Statistics:
- Risk assessments:-
- Factors relevant to lifting & handling:
- Common unsafe moving and lifting techniques:
- Moving an object
- Lifting an object
- Turning an object
- Using equipment (if appropriate)
This course is based on continual assessment and a multiple choice question paper.
On successful completion of the course delegates will receive a certification of attendance valid for 3 years
This course is available as a Level 2 qualification if required