The aim of this course is to provide the candidate with a theoretical knowledge and the practical skills; to recognise the risks of unsafe practices involved in manual handling as required by the Manual Handling Regulations.
Who is this course for? Under the Safety, Health & Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations, 2007, it is a requirement that ALL employees attend Manual Handling Training with particular emphasis on anyone who is engaged in the lifting and handling of loads.
Health and Safety Legislation
The Musculoskeletal System
Manual Handling Risk Assessment T.I.L.E.
Manual Handling Injuries
Safe Manual Handling
Manual Handling demonstration
Anatomy of the spine and muscular system
The basic principles of Safe Lifting
Duration: 3 hours
Method of Delivery: Classroom based training
Assessment: Tutor assessed
Certification: TTM Training Certification – CPD Accredited