Health and Saftey

Manual Handling Training Course

The Manual Handling training course is designed to convey the best means of lifting and handling of items, to explore safer ways in reducing or avoiding the risk of injury. The course ensures that a deeper understanding of the importance of planning and implementing best practice when carrying out such tasks by using kinetic methods. The course is delivered in line with current advice and guidance as made available by the HSE and will ensure that employers are assisted in meeting their legal requirements.

Course Dates

Locations Duration Course Dates Times Enquire
Glasgow 1 Day From 7 Jan 2019
  • 7 Jan 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
1 Day From 18 Feb 2019
  • 18 Feb 2019 09:00 - 12:30
09:00
1 Day From 25 Feb 2019
  • 25 Feb 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
1 Day From 7 Mar 2019
  • 7 Mar 2019 09:00 - 12:30
09:00
1 Day From 6 May 2019
  • 6 May 2019 09:00 - 12:30
09:00
Edinburgh 1 Day From 14 Jan 2019
  • 14 Jan 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
1 Day From 31 Jan 2019
  • 31 Jan 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
1 Day From 11 Feb 2019
  • 11 Feb 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
1 Day From 11 Mar 2019
  • 11 Mar 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
1 Day From 26 Mar 2019
  • 26 Mar 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
1 Day From 3 Jun 2019
  • 3 Jun 2019 09:00 - 12:30
09:00
1 Day From 3 Jun 2019
  • 3 Jun 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
1 Day From 15 Jul 2019
  • 15 Jul 2019 09:00 - 12:30
09:00
1 Day From 15 Jul 2019
  • 15 Jul 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
1 Day From 12 Sep 2019
  • 12 Sep 2019 09:00 - 12:30
09:00
1 Day From 12 Sep 2019
  • 12 Sep 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
1 Day From 15 Nov 2019
  • 15 Nov 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
West Midlands 1 Day From 11 Feb 2019
  • 11 Feb 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
1 Day From 9 Jul 2019
  • 9 Jul 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
1 Day From 30 Aug 2019
  • 30 Aug 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
1 Day From 11 Oct 2019
  • 11 Oct 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
1 Day From 15 Nov 2019
  • 15 Nov 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00
1 Day From 9 Dec 2019
  • 9 Dec 2019 13:00 - 16:30
13:00

Key Benefits

  • States the current legislation on manual handling operations
  • Demonstrates the effect on the spine of the correct and incorrect lifting techniques
  • Demonstrates the correct manual lifting and handling techniques
  • The course outlines, employers and employees duties
  • Spinal awareness and injuries and their causes
  • Consideration to be taken before understanding lifting and handling tasks and assessing the task and risks
  • Correct lifting and handling techniques will be demonstrated and followed by practical lifting and handling and include team work/lifting

Who Should Attend

Anyone involved in manual handling and lifting at work. For those responsible for Health and Safety of people at work.

Prerequisites

None

Duration
1 Day
Locations
  • Glasgow
  • Edinburgh
  • West Midlands

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