Manual Handling Awareness

  • What is Manual Handling
  • Manual Handling Risks
  • Avoiding the Risks
  • Manual Handling Control Options
  • Manual Handling injuries and activities which cause them
  • Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992
  • Manual Handling Risk Assessments
  • Good Handling Techniques

Short multiple choice assessment

Half Day Course

Prepares candidates to look carefully at their own work activities and contribute to the development of safer methods and tasks, in co-operation with their managers and supervisors.

None

Certificate of attendance

Course Overview

This course is aimed at those who carry out manual handling activities at work and introduces delegates to the hazards of manual handling, the risks and controls available and what to expect from a manual handling assessment. Successful completion will prepare candidates to look carefully at their own work activities and contribute to the development of safer methods and tasks, in co-operation with their managers and supervisors.

Cost: £60.00 plus VAT

Interested in booking this course?
Call Browns Health & Safety on 01455 203 600

Train the Trainer Manual Handling

The course covers the latest key issues and priorities in manual handling including:-
  • Manual Handling Risk Assessment
  • Manual handling related injuries including musculoskeletal disorders and work related upper limb disorders
  • In addition we will explore modern trainer training techniques:
  • Delivering effective training
  • Dealing with difficult delegates
  • At the conclusion of day two, delegates working in groups will be required to design and deliver a micro training session on safe manual handling. This will enable them to practice their new skills and knowledge with expert feedback from our trainer before returning to the workplace.
  • Health and Safety Legislation – with a focus on the Manual Handling Operations Regulations
  • How to identify and control risks from Manual Handling
  • Safe manual handling techniques – using the kinetic approach
  • Delegates will be guided through the Health and Safety Executive’s guidance on manual handling as contained in L23 – Guidance on the Manual Handling Operations Regulations.
  • Planning and preparing to train, including the writing of trainers plans
  • Different Learning Styles using the Honey and Mumford approach
  • Providing feedback and assessment

Questions and sample presentation

2 Day Course

This course is aimed at employees within an organisation who have been tasked with training other colleagues in safe manual handling principles – it covers safe manual handling techniques, manual handling risk assessment and training techniques.

None

N/A

Course Overview

This course is aimed at employees within an organisation who have been tasked with training other colleagues in safe manual handling principles – it covers safe manual handling techniques, manual handling risk assessment and training techniques.

Cost: Please enquire

Interested in booking this course?
Call Browns Health & Safety on 01455 203 600