Manual Handling

Manual Handling

Course Info

Course Duration: Half Day (Morning)
Attendees: 1-12
Pre-requisites: None

Intended For

Anyone who is required to lift and move items

Certification

Advance Training Certificate
REHIS

Refresher Period

3 Yearly

Additional Information

None

Recommended Progression

None

Course Aims

• Demonstrate the correct method of manual handling of objects.
• Understand their responsibilities under relevant legislation.
• Demonstrate the practices of manual handling and lifting as described in The Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992.

Course Summary

• MHOR 1992
• Relevant regulations/legislation
• Duties of employees
• Duties of employers
• Introduction to manual handling
• Principles of good movement
• Types and causes of injury
• Anatomy of the spine
• Theoretical examination
• Identifying the load
• Mechanical aids
• Task analysis
• Practical application of lifting, pushing, pulling and carrying

Available Dates

  1. Wed, 24th Apr 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1/2 day morning
  2. Wed, 15th May 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1/2 day morning
  3. Mon, 17th Jun 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1/2 day morning
  4. Mon, 8th Jul 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1/2 day morning
  5. Mon, 5th Aug 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1/2 day morning
  6. Mon, 2nd Sep 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1/2 day morning
  7. Mon, 14th Oct 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1/2 day morning
  8. Wed, 13th Nov 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1/2 day morning
  9. Wed, 4th Dec 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1/2 day morning

Location

10 Caputhall Road, Deans Industrial Estate, Livingston, EH54 8AS