Manual Handling Half Day

10/05/2024 08:45 to 10/05/2024 12:30 2024-05-10 12:30 (Europe/London)

Course Price Quantity
Manual Handling Half Day
£ 65.00 £ 61.75 65.0 GBP
Course Overview (Benefits)
The aim is for delegates to be able to lift and handle loads in a safe and efficient manner, reduce the risk of injury and conform to the 1992 EEC Legislation. This course meets the statutory requirements of the Health & Safety Executive. The aim of this course is to:

- Reduce the number of manual handling injuries
- Reduction in company costs due to reduction in incident related costs
- Reduce the number of lost working hours
- Improve productivity of the workforce
Course Requirements
No special requirements course materials provided.
Awarding Body: Alliance Learning Certificate
Course Content/Topics Covered
. Show how it is possible to keep body stress to a minimum in a number of given handling activities
. Identify immediate and cumulative effects of strain and sprain injuries
. Practical exercises on correct lifting techniques, pushing, pulling, lifting and twisting
. Repetitive strain injuries, use of hand mechanics
. Group lifting
. Adopting a positive attitude towards safe systems of work
. Suggest ways to eliminate or control any handling hazards or unsafe handling practice within their area of control
. Course review and evaluation
Course Duration (days): 0.5
Target Group
Anyone involved with the lifting and handling of loads.
Assessment and Certification
Method of Delivery:


From 10/05/2024 08:45
To 10/05/2024 12:30


Alliance Learning Training Ltd
The Hurst Building
Horwich Business Park

Greater Manchester
Post Code: BL6 5UE
Phone: 01204 677811