WHY DO STAFF NEED MANUAL HANDLING TRAINING?
BECAUSE MORE STAFF THEN EVER ARE INJURING THEIR BACKS AT WORK AND PURSUING THEIR EMPLOYERS AS A RESULT
DO I HAVE TO DO IT?
The short answer is yes, legislation requires that you provide all staff with training on manual handling.
WHO IS THIS TRAINING COURSE FOR?
This course is for any person who is involved in any form of manual handling in the workplace.
To learn how to improve manual handling techniques, move and handle loads safely and be able to conduct a personal manual handling risk assessment.
MANUAL HANDLING TRAINING COURSE CONTENT
Anatomy of the spine
Causes of back pain
Returning back to work
Moving & Handling Assessments
Manual Handling Legislation
Principles of safer Moving & Handling
Unsafe systems of work
Equipment demonstrations & practice
Manual Handling Risk Assessment
Over 33% of all work related injuries are from manual handling. In fact back injuries are the biggest cause of staff absence in the UK and yet most are preventable!
This manual handling training course is a superb way to show your staff how to lift safely in a high impact 3 hour course. Once your staff have attended this manual handling training course, they will know have to look after their back properly and your business will be protected both morally and legally .