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    As a CITB Approved Training Organisation, as well as the automatic claims for CPCS courses and NVQ's, we can now claim on your behalf for NPORS and In-house courses. The rates are tiered in the same way the CPCS courses are. For more information give one of our sales team a call on 01189700200 or...

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Manual Handling Training

manual handling training

Aim

Manual Handling is a task every one of us faces every day. Whether you work in an office, factory, industrial warehouse or retail environment, correct lifting is something you need to take seriously. If you don't, you could cause yourself health problems in the future.

The Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 (as amended in 2002) apply to a wide range of manual handling activities, including lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling or carrying. The load may be a box or trolley, or a person or an animal. Manual handling training is extremely important and ensures you know how to handle yourself at work. When it comes to heavy boxes or large items, manual handling training will give you the skills to move them around without injury.

By the end of our comprehensive training course, delegates will be able to demonstrate a good understanding of the risks and practical issues involved with manual handling and correctly use these skills in the office, commercial or industrial environment.

Course Overview

  • Current legislation relating to manual handling training
  • Identify causes and types of injury and how to minimise them
  • Identify situations where risk may occur due to handling
  • Practical manual handling training
  • Slips, trips and falls
  • Accident Investigation
  • Review & summary of manual handling training

Course Duration

4 hours

Certification

All delegates will receive an official certificate of attendance upon completion of their manual handling training course.

MANUAL HANDLING AND LONE WORKING (1 DAY) - VENUE: READING

Any Date. 1 weeks notice at a minimum.
£POA p/p *Available CITB Grant = £61.00p/p

MANUAL HANDLING IN CONSTRUCTION (1/2 DAY) - VENUE: READING

Any Date. 1 weeks notice at a minimum.
£POA p/p *Available CITB Grant = £61.00p/p

Call 01189 700 200 to find out more about our manual handling training provision, send us a message through our contact page, or simply email info@constructiontrainingproviders.co.uk for locations or any other details.