Monday - Friday / 9-5pm

Manual Handling

Our manual handling course is a practical workshop, designed to give delegates an understanding of Manual Handling and its importance in the workplace. Anyone in the workplace who carries out Manual Handling activities would benefit from attending this half day course.

Course Content

  • Topics covered on this course include:

  • Understanding Manual Handling regulations

  • Spinal awareness and back care

  • Manual Handling activities

  • Manual Handling injuries and the activities that cause them

  • The TILE handling system

  • Weight lifting guidelines

  • Lifting techniques

  • Team handling and communication

The course is made up of practical exercises and assessments.

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Benefits

  • The benefits of attending the course include:

  • Understanding the process of Manual Handling

  • Understanding the nature of Manual Handling injuries and the activities that cause them

  • Understanding Manual Handling assessment and control measures

  • Understanding the responsibilities imposed by the Manual Handling Operations Regulations Act 1992

On successful completion of the course, delegates will receive an Induct EA Certificate of Attendance.