This manual handling course covers the following:
Understanding the Spine:
Learn all about the spine and how it works and how to avoid causing acute and irreversible damage to your spine by moving inanimate objects incorrectly.
This section of the course will give you an understanding of how to prevent back and spinal injuries.
Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992:
As either an employee or employer be aware of your responsibilities with regards to the law that governs manual handling; Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992.
Basic Principles of Moving and Handling Operations:
This part of the course covers the basic principles of the regulations that govern manual handling and the operations of lifting, lowering, carrying, pushing or pulling and gives you an understanding of the correct methods and the best working practices.
Preview of the Course
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The price of this course is £15 + VAT per person per course.
The length of this course is 37.5 minutes excluding the time for the final exam.