RoadSafe Europe

Dangerous Goods & transport training and consultancy

Course Aims

To provide delegates with the training, skills and knowledge to ensure they can conduct manual handling tasks in an efficient, and most importantly, safe manner. The Manual Handling includes both theory and practical sessions; the course is conducted in a relaxed environment with the focus on building knowledge and confidence.

Suitable For

Any person who may have the requirement to conduct manual handling operations within the workplace (pushing, pulling, lifting or setting down of a load).

Course length

1/2 day (4 hours)

Pre-requisites

This is naturally a degree of physical involvement in this training. In situations where an employee attending a manual handling course has a temporary physical impairment, it may be sensible to advise them to defer training until the individual is fit. If you have any queries do contact us for advice.

Certification

All delegates will be awarded a Certificate of Attendance valid for three years. All trainees will receive a HSE produced course manual.

This course can also be counted towards 3.5hrs of periodic Driver CPC training.

Cost

£69.00 per person, or contact us for a group booking quotation.

Syllabus

  • Recognising the risks involved in manual handling operations
  • Efficient movement principles in practice
  • Musculoskeletal awareness of the spine
  • Health and Safety legislation and manual handling