Who should attend:
This course is aimed at those who carry out manual handling at work and provides essential information about manual handling hazards and their control.
This course combines both the theoretical and hands-on elements of the subject and teaches learners techniques to lift, carry, push and pull objects safely within their individual capabilities.
Assessment method: Multiple choice examination
- Identify and understand the risks associated with manual handling
- Learn the value of risk assessment and how to apply it
- Make recommendations to manage risks
- Apply the principles of safer handling to a range of everyday manual handling tasks