Manual Handling

Whitaker Training 1 hour and 2 minutes

Safe Manual Handling is critical in the workplace in order to reduce injury as much as possible. In this course, we cover in detail why manual handling is so important and how to achieve this safely within the workplace. We will cover all vital aspects including how to properly assess manual handling requirements and team capability.

Learning Outcomes for this Manual Handling course are to:

1. Understand the reasons for safe manual handling.

2. Understand how manual handling risk assessments contribute to improving health and safety.

3. Understand the principles, types of equipment and testing requirements associated with manual handling safety.

4. Be able to apply safe manual handling principles.



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Whitaker Training

Whitaker Training focuses on delivering fantastic courses to employees & businesses throughout the world. Founded by George Whitaker in 2020 in the UK, we now work with businesses all over the world.

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  3. Language: English
  4. Length: 1 hour and 2 minutes
  5. Intended for: Managers, Directors, All Staff
  6. Reference: This Manual Handling course is based on parts of Health & Safety Executive Guidance (Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992). More information can be found at https://www.hse.gov.uk/