Manual Handling

THSP Risk Management
Course summary
0.5 hours
594 GBP excl. VAT
Full time
Next available date: Enquire for more information - United Kingdom
Corporate Training for Teams

Course description

Manual Handling

Poor manual handling is one of the most common causes of injury at work and accounts for more than one in five of all workplace injuries. Prevent strains, bad backs and torn muscles, through raised personal awareness of the way to handle goods and materials, avoiding costly absences due to injury.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

On successful completion of this course each Participant will receive a certificate.

Training Course Content

  • How to help reduce the risk of accidents and injury through correct moving and lifting
  • The legislation applicable to manual handling operations
  • The ability to identify hazardous manual handling operations
  • How to apply suitable controls to manual handling operations through the process of task evaluation
  • How to select the correct PPE for the task according to the risk assessment
  • All practical elements are tutor-led and will involve the lifting, pushing, pulling and carrying of indigenous tools, equipment, and materials

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THSP Risk Management

At THSP we believe that good training is the foundation to creating a positive health and safety culture within every organisation. Whilst we are approved to deliver a full range of courses by CITB, IOSH, and NEBOSH our trainers recognise...

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Unit F, Bedford Business Centre, Mile Road
MK42 9TW Bedford

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