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Manual Handling


4 hour Training session = ½ Day

Course Description

Course Title: Manual Handling

Duration: Half day

Who Is Course Designed For:

This course is designed for any person who is involved in manual handling in the workplace. It is accredited and successful candidates will receive a Manual Handling certificate which is valid for 3 years.

Course Content:

1.  The Law

2.  The Musculo-Skeletal System

3.  Bio-mechanics and mechanism of injury

4.  Flexibility

5.  Ergonomics

6.  Principles of Safe Lifting

Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992, as amended by the Health and Safety (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2012 (‘the Regulations’) - The Regulations originally came into force on 1 January 1993 and are made under the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 (the HSW Act). They implement European Directive 90/269/EEC3 on the manual handling of loads; supplement the general duties placed on employers and others by the HSW Act and the broad requirements of the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 


Course contact Info

Date Posted:
19 January, 2015

Contact Details:
Kelly Green
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