Manual Handling

19 Apr
  19th April 2021
  9:30am to 1:30pm
  Shropshire Chamber of Commerce

This course is aimed at those who carry out Manual Handling of objects within their work. The aim is to raise awareness of Manual Handling so you can assist in making healthier and safer working environments.

This is a four-hour course designed to give students the ability to:

  • Gain an overview of the law relating to manual handling
  • Gain an understanding of the points on a manual handling risk assessment
  • Gain an understanding of common injuries caused by poor manual handling, looking at body mechanics and practical techniques to improve.

At the end of this course, students will develop a greater understanding of manual handling so that people carrying out this task can work in a safe and effective manner.