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Manual Handling Course

This qualification is designed for those who carry out manual handling at work and provides essential information about controls and hazards.

About This Course

What is Manual Handling training?

The risks arising from manual handling have been recognised by the Health and Safety Executive as evidenced in their regulations and advisory notices promoting good practice. This qualification is designed for those who carry out manual handling at work and provides essential information about controls and hazards. The course syllabus includes manual handling risk assessments, guidelines for lifting and carrying loads and manual handling injuries. Successful candidates will be awarded a national level 2 FFA RQF

Course Contents:

  • What is manual handling?
  • Manual handling injuries
  • Legislation
  • Avoiding manual handling
  • Accident reporting
  • Risk assessments
  • Risks associated with lifting and handling
  • Loads
  • Working environment
  • Other environmental factors
  • Individual capability
  • Good practice
  • Anatomy and physiology

Who is this course for?

Anyone responsible for planning manual handling, and those carrying out tasks.

Watkins Plumbing Limited
Registered Company No. 07849355
Registered Address: Watkins House Leigh Road, Haine Industrial Park, Ramsgate, Kent, CT12 5EU

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