Moving and Handling Principles

This course is essential support for all working professionals and can be tailored to suit your specific needs.

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  • Mar
    Thu 02
  • May
    Mon 15
  • Oct
    Tue 03

Course Description

Who should attend?

We recommend that all employers consider training in moving and handling as part of each new employee’s induction.

What will you learn?

The course covers how to move objects safely, so that manual handling risks are reduced.

Course Content

  • Relevant Health and safety information
  • Spinal anatomy, relevant structure and function
  • Causes of back pain
  • Risk assessment
  • Base positions and movements leading to more complex moves including moving and lifting objects.

Course Duration

Three hours.

Assessment and Certification

All students will receive a certificate of attendance.

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