Half Day Awareness of
Manual Handling Risk Assessing
Why is this training important?
Under the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992, employers are required to take appropriate steps to reduce the risk of injury to employees – this includes suitable training. This course will give employees a basic understanding of relevant legislation and provides essential information about manual handling hazards and the current risk assessment processes used within the sector.
Who needs this training/ qualification
All employees who have to carry out any manual handling activities at work
Identify and understand the risks associated with manual handling
Learn the value of risk assessment and how to apply it
Make recommendations to manage risks
Apply the principles of safer handling to a range of everyday manual handling tasks