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Our online-based training courses aim to provide you with a complete training experience. Due to their flexibility, these courses are greatly suited to busy working professionals, or any individual who would prefer the convenience of an online training course.

Our Computer-Based Training (CBT) courses remove the time and cost associated with travelling to course locations. You can complete your chosen course in any location, and work at your own pace, as the learning portal can be accessed 24/7. All of our online training courses have technical and administrative support and mobile access. Furthermore, each course has been carefully designed to incorporate informative, instructive, and engaging content. In this way, online learning can guarantee a valuable and enjoyable training solution.

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Our Virtual training courses provide you with the option to learn using a specialised simulated virtual environment. In this environment, our expert training instructors will be able to convey information and provide you with the all the knowledge you require to earn your qualification with The Knowledge Academy. As the largest global training provider, this method of training allows us to extend our training scope to those who may not be able to attend a classroom course itself, but would like to receive direct training and support from an instructor.
Using this training delivery method, you would benefit from the convenience of remote access and the elimination of the time and cost associated with travelling to a training venue.

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Manual Handling At Work

  • Gain an understanding of the risks and problems of Manual Handling
  • GUARANTEED LOWEST PRICE IN THE INDUSTRY
  • Be able to prevent high-risk injuries from manual handling of work
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Manual Handling at Work Outline

This one day course has six key modules:

  • Module 1 -  handling heavy objects, problems, and preventative measures

  • Module 2 - Risks involved in manual handling

  • Module 3 - Legal requirements and responsibilities

  • Module 4 - Assessing of activities involved in manual handling

  • Module 5 - Mechanical supports that should be used

  • Module 6 - Scenario-based

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Manual Handling at Work Overview

The Manual Handling at Work course ensures that delegates are able to understand the fundamental risks and issues related to handling heavy objects. Manual Handling can involve lifting, pulling, loading, pushing, and carrying heavy loads and completing any of these actions incorrectly can increase the possibility of causing injuries.

 

By attending this one day course, candidates will have gained an understanding of the safety and precautionary procedures that should be used in order to avoid injury and other health-related effects. Legal requirements and responsibilities, mechanical supports, and risk calculation are also topics of interest that are taught to further boost the delegate’s understanding of the steps that should be taken to minimise risk.

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Who is this course for?

This course is aimed at those who have a responsibility to their staff to ensure that health and safety measures are met. For example, Managers, Supervisors, and Safety Advisors. However, this course is open to any individual who would like to attend.

 

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Manual Handling at Work Exam

There is no exam required for trainees to take to complete this training course.

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Manual Handling at Work FAQs

Manual Handling is the process of moving, lifting, carrying, pushing, or pulling a heavy load using bodily force - if completed with the incorrect technique or consideration, manual handling tasks can result in substantial injuries.
At The Knowledge Academy we strive to make training as accessible as possible. We offer training in more locations than any other provider, with over 1200 training locations globally. Hence, we make it easy to find a training venue near you!
All of our trainers have many years of experience and are there to support you through the course.
These Manual Handling courses do not have any exams that candidates need to pass.

Some of our clients

"Really good course and well organised. Trainer was great with a sense of humour - his experience allowed a free flowing course, structured to help you gain as much information & relevant experience whilst helping prepare you for the exam"

Joshua Davies, Thames Water

"...the trainer for this course was excellent. I would definitely recommend (and already have) this course to others."

Diane Gray, Shell


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