Manual Handling

Manual Handling

Corribview Safety Services, manual handling training, health and safety training. work place safety. health and safety consultants

Who Should Attend:
Anyone engaged in Manual handling activities during their working day

Participants per course:
Maximum of 12 participants

Course Duration:
3 hours

Course Programme:

On completion of this Manual Handling course participants will be able to:

  • Recognise a load which is too heavy or awkward
  • Understand the limitations of the spine and muscular system
  • Conduct a manual handling risk assessment
  • Lift and handle loads safely
  • Dangers of careless and unskilled methods
  • Manual handling legislation
  • Hazard identification and Risk Assessment
  • Principles of levers and laws of motion
  • Anatomy of the spine and muscular system
  • How the body is hard through incorrect manual handling techniques
  • Importance of physical fitness
  • Personal protective equipment
  • How to handle loads safely
  • Practice in safe manual handling of loads to include:
    • Lifting to and from ground level
    • Lifting to and from a height
    • Pushing
    • Pulling

Corribview Safety Services Ltd Manual Handling Certificates are awarded to all participants upon successful completion of course

Course Cost:
Please contact a member of the Corribview Safety Services Ltd. team for prices by simply using the Contact Us page on the website