Course Type: Class
Duration: 1 day
Cost : £75
This course provides a comprehensive understanding on how to manage the safe handling of objects in the workplace and encourages staff to take responsibility for their own safety.
Delegates will learn the principles behind safe manual handling of loads. To lift and carry loads within their capacity using aids and assistance as required. They will learn how to state the parts of the body at risk of injury when lifting incorrectly and the injuries that may occur as a result. They will be able to demonstrate the techniques that can be applied to the manual handling of loads in order to achieve economy of effort and observe the improvements in their manual handling skills.