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Principles of Manual Handling

£35 + VAT (£42 inc)

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You can book any number of people onto our open courses as long as there are places remaining.  If you would like a course run in your own workplace then please call us, we do not charge more to come to you.

This course is designed to give an understanding, information and instruction on the principles of successful manual handling.


Who should attend?

All those whose work involves lifting or moving loads, or managing these activities.


Why Attend?

The Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 require all employers to carry out training for staff that lift or move loads. Manual Handling courses help you comply with this legislation.

Avoiding injuries from manual handling makes sound business sense. More than a third of all over injuries reported to the HSE & local authority are caused by manual handling.

Key Areas Include:

  • Introduction to Manual Handling
  • Legislation
  • Manual Handling Risk Assessment explained
  • Injuries/conditions
  • Lifting and handling techniques
  • Use of equipment
  • Ergonomics

Duration: 1/2 day

Cost: £35  (£42 Inc VAT)



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