Manual Handling Course Information
This manual handling course is aimed at anyone who uses abrasive wheels, or employs people who use abrasive wheels as part of their work.
Course Duration: 100 minutes
Pass Required: 70%
Manual handling, or to be accurate, incorrect manual handling, is one of the most common causes of injury at work. To try and combat manual handling problems, the Manual Handling Operations Regulations were introduced.
The Regulations lay out duties for both employees and employers. They give a general requirement that employees must be trained to manually handle correctly including the use of any equipment their employer provides to handle loads safely.
Module 1 – What is Manual Handling?
Module 2 – Manual Handling Regulations
Module 3 – Safe Handling
Module 4 – Learning Safe Handling Habits
Module 5 – Practical Manual Handling Solutions
Module 6 – Use of Mechanical Aids