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Manual Handling

For further information on any of our courses please contact our Training Coordinator on 0845 833 8931 or email training@soasafety.co.uk.

Course Dates

Dates and venue
Availability
Book online

Tue 20 Feb 2018
Standsure House TR1, Barrow in furness
12

Wed 18 Jul 2018
Standsure House TR1, Barrow in furness
12

Price

�50.00 + VAT per delegate
GROUP DISCOUNT �400.00 + VAT

Duration

3 hours

Course Summary

This half day course is aimed at employees who may be involved, in manual handling in the workplace.

Delegates are provided with the knowledge and skill required to minimise the risk of injury to themselves and others when manual handling. This includes the potential hazards and risks the consequences.

The course material and handouts are used in conjunction with the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and Approved Codes of Practices (ACOP).


Who should attend?

This programme is designed for managers, supervisors and operatives who may be involved in, as part of their work, manual handling.

Delegates do not require any previous experience.


Learning Objectives

At the end of this course you should be able to:

  • understanding of the legal requirements and manual handling regulations
  • understanding of the financial impact on industry caused by injuries from poor manual handling
  • ability to identify and assess potential hazards
  • knowledge and skill to select the appropriate methods of risk control
  • knowledge of lifting equipment that may be required
  • skills to carry out manual handling techniques in a safe and efficient manner

Programme

The course content will cover:

  • health & safety at work act 1974
  • manual handling regulations
  • management of health & safety at work regulations
  • accident statistics
  • the functions of the spine and muscular system
  • typical injuries
  • hazard identification and assessment of activity, load and environment
  • physical capabilities
  • correct handling techniques including practical exercises

Certification

Upon successful completion of the course, the delegate will receive a SOA Safety certificate of attendance

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