Manual Handling Training Course


Course Objectives:

At the end of this Course Participants will be able to:

  • Describe the main aspects of Manual Handling Legislation
  • Describe the 8 Principles of Safe Manual Handling
  • Apply the 8 principles of Safe Manual Handling to Manual Handling Tasks in the Workplace

Course Content:

  • Law-(Safety Health and Welfare Act 2005. Employer’s and Employee’s Responsibility)
  • Anatomy / Anatomy injuries
  • Fitness.
  • Hazardous loads.
  • Specific Manual Handling hazards.
  • Means to avoid or reduce manual handling.
  • Good handling techniques and practice.
  • Dealing with unfamiliar loads.
  • Good housekeeping.
  • Practical.

Duration:  3 Hours.