This course provides students with the training and information in relation to Manual Handling as well as providing guidance on the practical considerations and techniques in the interests of Health and Safety.
This course is suitable for people who want to know essential information about manual handling.
On completion of the course, students will:
- Understand the legal responsibilities with regard to manual handling
- Demonstrate an understanding of the basic anatomy of the spine and state the risks due to incorrect manual handling operations
- Identify correct and incorrect manual handling techniques within the work environment
- Recognise their limitations in relation to manual handling
Candidates will receive an approved certificate on completion of summative continuous assessment by the trainer.