Manual Handling Training
All employers must ensure that ALL employees are trained and competent in manual handling (in accordance to the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992).
Manual handling accidents account for more than a third of all accidents reported each year to the enforcing authorities. It is estimated that in excess of 500,000 people in Great Britain suffer from a musculoskeletal disorder (MSD) mainly affecting the upper limbs or neck that was caused, or made worse, by their current or past work.
This half day course provides an introduction to the associated hazards, the risks involved, the controls available and what to expect from a manual handling assessment, It is suitable for all employees who have to carry out any manual handling activities at work, including both industrial and office workers.
An OTC certificate will be issued upon completion of this course.
Non Members price £55.00 (plus vat)
Members price £50.00 (plus vat)