This is a ½ day training course. With a certificate of training awarded following completion.
It is important that manual handling is done correctly to avoid injury. Undertaking this course will give you the practical knowledge you need to understand the risks involved if you handle items incorrectly. You will learn the basic skills of manual handling with background theory and practice. You'll look at the types of injuries caused by incorrect handling and how to stay safe when performing tasks. Course sessions include; manual handling and the law, the musculoskeletal system, mechanics of movement, types of manual handling injuries, risk assessment, control measures for reducing the risks of harm, principles of safer handling and manual handling equipment.
Please note that the outline, duration and image for each course are a guide only. Please contact the training provider for more information.
The following Training Providers are available to deliver this course:
Please note due to the current Covid 19 restrictions this course can be delivered digitally by Groundwork North Wales. For all provider contact details please see below.