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Manual Handling Manual Handling injuries account to 36% of all reported workplace accidents. This very popular course is ideal for anyone who moves heavy loads, or people, as part of their role. What does the course cover? Spinal awareness and back care Manual handling hazards Manual handling injuries and the activities which cause them Manual handling assessment Safe handling principles Ergonomics Inanimate load handling Mechanical aids Fitness Responsibilities imposed by the Manual Handling Operations Regulations Controversial techniques Team handling and communication Practical applications For those whose role involves moving people the following is also included: Sitting, Standing & Walking Bed Mobility Lateral Transfers Hoisting and use of slings Who is the course for? This course is ideal for anyone who carries out manual handling activities at work. It is tailored according to whether you move loads andor people at work.

Manual Handling Manual Handling injuries account to 36% of all reported workplace accidents. This very popular course is ideal for anyone who moves heavy loads, or people, as part of their role. What does the course cover? Spinal awareness and back care Manual handling hazards Manual handling injuries and the activities which cause them Manual handling assessment Safe handling principles...

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