Manual Handling and Kinetic Lifting
This course will give individuals a basic understanding of the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992, injuries that can arise from Manual Handling tasks and practical techniques to avoid such injuries.
Completion of this course provides each delegate with:
- Statutory duties of the employer
- Avoidance of manual handling
- Risk of Injury
- Assessment of risk
- Reducing the risk
- Lifting techniques
Learners must pass a multiple choice question paper and demonstrate competency in the practical assessments in order to achieve a pass. Our experienced and knowledgeable instructor will guide the learners through the course material and offer support and advice to ensure that learners are prepared for the assessments. The training is accessible and additional support is available to learners who require it.
This training course can be carried out on the customer’s premises. Requirements are a room with an electrical supply where a laptop and projector can be used. The site must also be suitable for confined space practical exercises.
The certificate is valid for 5 years, after which time the course must be done again.
The training is carried out over one half day (3 hours).
We can take up to 12 people on each course.