Manual Handling with Workplace Assessments

19/04/2018 08:45 to 19/04/2018 16:30 2018-04-19 16:30 (Europe/London)

Course Price Quantity
Manual Handling with Workplace Assessments
£ 110.00 110.0 GBP
Course Overview (Benefits)
To enable certain personnel to be competent as workplace assessors. 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
Need to wear appropriate clothing for manual tasks.
Awarding Body: Alliance Learning Certificate
Course Content/Topics Covered
• Identify immediate and cumulative effects of strain and sprain injuries
• Show how it is possible to keep body stress to a minimum in a number of given handling activities
• Practical exercises on correct lifting techniques, Pushing, Pulling, Lifting, 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
• Legal Aspects of the directives
• Registering manual handling operations
• Company duties
• Analysis of movement
• Assessment of workplace problem areas
• Alternatives to lifting and carrying
• Commissioning the systems
• Course review and evaluation
Course content also covers documentation and lifting operations in accordance with EEC Directives.
Course Duration (days): 1.0
Target Group
Those involved in handling loads who also need to recognise problem areas in lifting and manual handling-assessing the lifting requirements of their own company and carrying out workplace assessments. The course includes aspects of the Manual Handlin
Assessment and Certification
This is an Alliance Learning awareness course/workshop. Upon completion, delegates will be awarded with an Alliance Learning certificate.
Method of Delivery:

When

From 19/04/2018 08:45
To 19/04/2018 16:30

Where

Alliance Learning Training Ltd
The Hurst Building
Horwich Loco Estate

Greater Manchester
Post Code: BL6 5UE
Phone: