Manual Handling Awareness Training Course (RoSPA Accredited)

Manual Handling Awareness Training Course (RoSPA Accredited)

£16.20 (£13.50 ex VAT)

Manual Handling – Summary

Manual handling is a broad category of work-related injury. Handling injuries include: injuries due to lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling loads; strains; sprains; trapped fingers and cuts from sharp objects.

According to the Labour Force Survey (LFS) and the HSE, an estimated 909,000 working days were lost due to moving and handling injuries.

This course will educate users on the appropriate way of manually handling and moving objects to reduce the risk of injury.

  • Certification:- RoSPA accredited Manual Handling Certificate available immediately on successful completion of the course
  • Cost:- £16.20 incl VAT
  • Duration:- 45 mins
  • Format: Available online via desktop or tablet 24 hours a day, 7 days a week (immediately after purchase)

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Manual Handling Awareness Online Training Course

Manual Handling: – Course Overview

The Manual Handling Online Training course is the ideal way to train employees in the basics of manual handling. It is also perfect for employees in low risk environments.

Manual handling tasks occur anywhere in the workplace. Any time we use our bodies to move an object, we are using the process of manual handling. This can be in an office, a factory, a warehouse, a shop or any other working environment.  Manual handling means using your body to exert force to lift, lower, push, pull, carry, move, hold, restrain or set down a load. This Course Covers:

  • Common musculoskeletal problems and common injuries caused by incorrect carrying and lifting.
  • The importance of Risk Assessing every manual task
  • How to apply the TILE principle when lifting, carrying and setting down a load.
  • The responsibilities of the employees and employers.
  • When mechanical aids should be used.
  • The signs to look out for that might mean you are developing manual handling related problems.

Manual Handling: – Suitable For

Manual handling tasks occur wherever people are at work. Any time we use our bodies to move an object we are manual handling, whether we are in an office, a factory, a warehouse, a shop or any other working environment. Due to this, anyone would benefit from taking this course.

It is particularly useful for any employee working in a low risk environment who may have cause to lift, lower, push, pull, carry, move, hold, restrain or set down a load during their daily tasks.

Please Note

This e-learning course only provides awareness education. Face to face training would be needed in addition in order to complete the all-round skills and knowledge to be able to carry this forward practically in your organisation.

 

If you are interested in this, check out our Working at Height Awareness Online Training Course as well!

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