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Manual handling is a major cause of accidents and injuries in workplaces. The risk of injury from a manual handling task is increased where workers do not have the information or training necessary to enable them to work safely.
All operations related to manual handling should suit the individual and not the other way around.
Who Should Register for this Course?
This course is designed for staff or individuals engaged in manual handling tasks to reduce the risks from such activities and understand the basic technique for these operations.
- Anatomy of spine, structure and functions
- Manual Handling Injuries
- Manual Handling Assessment
- Risk Reduction
- Safe manual handling (Skills and Techniques)
Course Duration & Assessment
This is a one-day basic awareness course. Upon successful completion, delegates will be issued an IHSEC certificate.