Manual Handling

MH

Description

Participants will be able to use the Code of Practice Manual Handling to identify risk factors for specific tasks & develop appropriate controls.

Assessment Description

Manual observation of tasks undertaken

Who should attend

All employees. Employer best practice.

Details

Course Type

Short Course

Group Size

8 to 15

Course Aims

Certificate of Attendance

Course Size

1 x 4 hours

Prerequisites

None

Course Content

  • Back injuries
  • The anatomy & biomechanics of the spine
  • Legislation
  • Process of identification of risks
  • Control measures
  • Treatment of back injuries