This course will provide you with the basic skills, knowledge and information to safely lift, carry and manoeuvre items to reduce the risk of damage or injury to various parts of the body.
Who Should Attend
This programme is designed for Employees, Supervisors and Managers who are likely to lift items in various scenarios or for those who supervise a team that may do so.
A proportion of hands-on demonstrations and practical exercises, supplemented with classroom based tutorials. Students will be required to demonstrate their new skills in a range of scenarios.
Delegates attending this course should be 16+ years and be physically and mentally fit to withstand the rigours of this training.
Cardiff, Swansea, Client Site.
What are the Hazards
Duty of care
Consider Manual handling operations
Risk assessments and safe systems of work
What is considered manual handling
Understand the skeletal structure and how to force causes injury
Carry out correct manual handling techniques
Dealing with emergencies