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Manual Handling Techniques | Manual Handling Techniques Training

  • Increase your awareness on injuries and how to avoid them
  • GUARANTEED LOWEST PRICE IN THE INDUSTRY
  • Includes pre-course material, manuals, and certificates
  • Learn about correct and incorrect posture
  • Courses delivered by world class instructors
  • Understand unsafe methods of manual labour

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Safe Manual Handling 03/03/2017 Birmingham
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Overview

 

Introduction

This Safe Manual Handling course will increase your awareness on injuries which are caused due to poor handling in the workplace.

More than 33% of injuries at the workplace are due to poor manual handling.

Any serious injury can result in a long-term absence which can affect staff and employers.

Prerequisites

  • There are no prerequisites for this course.

Who Should Attend?

We recommend this course to anyone in the following roles:

  • Managers
  • Safety Experts
  • Supervisors

Course Objectives:

  • Learn about the structure of the spine and how heavy lifting can affect it
  • Learn the impact of having incorrect equipment at work
  • How to handle things manually, safely
  • Understand unsafe methods of manual labour

Course Benefits:

  • Learn about the adverse effects of absence
  • Learn about various safety procedures
  • Understand precautionary measures which can minimise the risk of an accident

Course Structure:

Safe Manual Handling is a one-day training course which consists of five modules as follows:

  • In the first module, delegates will get an overview of Safe Manual Handling, which includes how absence harms the output of the industry and delegates will learn the principles of Health and Safety. Delegates will also learn about different types of injuries, correct posture and various policies related to health and safety.
  • The second module focuses on the sources of hazards; it also consists of problems associated with manual handling and solutions to such problems. Delegates will also learn about the structure of the spine.
  • The third module includes controlling risk through inspection and different measures to control risk. In this module, delegates will gain knowledge on safe work equipment we can use and how to avoid injuries.
  • The fourth module focuses on confined spaces and how they can lead to injury.
  • The fifth module provides information on power press machinery and how we can use power press machinery without any casualty.

Course Content

Module 1:

Introduction

  • The impact of injuries
  • Factors that cause injuries
  • How absence affects the workplace
  • Health and Safety Principles

Awareness about Injuries

  • Different types of injuries
  • Correct and incorrect posture
  • Policies related to safe manual handling

Module 2:

Anatomy of The Spine

  • Function of the spine
  • Composition of the spine
  • How poor posture can affect the spine

Module 3:

Work Equipment

  • Controlling machinery safely
  • Equipment maintenance
  • Inspecting at regular intervals

Risks:

  • Different risks
  • Assessment of risks
  • Minimising risks

Module 4:

Confined Spaces

  • How to work safely in confined spaces
  • What actions need to be taken in an emergency

Module 5:

Power Press

  • Definition
  • Training on Power Press machinery
  • Maintenance
  • Causes of accidents
  • Legal Awareness

Elimination of Peril

  • Switching tasks safely
  • Setting up machinery in the workplace
  • Mechanical supports
  • Training users at regular intervals
FAQs
  • Course Availability

    The spaces remaining on all courses across the website reflect the availability of the maximum printed course materials and equipment available in stock for any given event. If the spaces remaining do not appear, then there is comfortably enough lead time to provision course materials and equipment upon booking.

  • What time shall I arrive at the venue?

    Please arrive at the venue at 8:45am.

  • What are the pre-requisites?

    There are no prerequisites for this course.

  • Who should attend this course?

    We recommend this course to anyone in the following roles: Managers Safety Experts Supervisors

  • Do you offer support for the course?

    We are able to provide support via phone & email prior to attending, during and after the course.

  • What is included in the course?

    Delegate pack consisting of course notes and exercises, Manual, Experienced Instructor, and Refreshments

  • What is the duration of this course?

    This course is [ 1 ] day(s)

  • How long until I receive the course confirmation details?

    Once your booking has been placed and confirmed, you will receive an email which contains your course location, course overview, pre-course reading material (if required), course agenda and payment receipts

What's Included?
  • Delegate pack consisting of course notes and exercises
  • Manual
  • Experienced Instructor
  • Refreshments
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