Date(s) - 02/02/2015
13:30 - 15:30
This manual handling training course will help to reduce the risk of workplace injuries and give your staff the practical techniques to work safely. The term manual handling covers a wide variety of activities including lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling and carrying. If any of these tasks are not carried out appropriately there is a risk of injury’.
‘Manual handling or lifting and carrying cause over a third of all workplace injuries. These include work-related musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) such as pain and injuries to arms, legs and joints, and repetitive strain injuries of various sorts.
- What is manual handling?
- Types of injuries
- Minimising risk
- Handling techniques and practice
- Consequences of getting it wrong
Certificates of attendance will be issued on completion of the course.
Course Length – 2 hours*
Cost – £150.00 for 8 to 12 people
Individual costs – £25.00
Experienced and professional trainer
Fun, friendly and interactive training
Spacious training room
Close to rail and bus links
Water available all day