No matter what or where you're work is, you will invariably perform a task that requires the manual handling of an object. This could take the form of simply moving a box of stationery to something more intense like moving a desk up or down a flight of stairs. This course will explain the inherent dangers of moving and handling, but more importantly it will show you how to perform the tasks with a minimum of risk as possible to keep you safe. Areas covered are Spine awareness, legislation, policies and procedures, ergonomics, risk assessments, safe handling, team handling and communication, Inanimate object handling, practical ergonomics.
The aim of the course is to give delegates the principles of best practice in the manual handling of inanimate objects
Continued practical and written skills assessment throughout the course.
Manual Handling - Inanimate objects