Global Horizon Skills
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Principles of Manual Handling | Omagh | 15 Oct

Location: 64a Derry Road, Omagh, BT78 5DY

Time: 9:30am - 1:30pm

Principles of Manual Handling

This 4 hour Principles of Manual Handling course introduces candidates to the hazards and risks involved in manual handling and outlines what to expect from a manual handling assessment. It will enable employees to develop safer  handling techniques in the workplace.

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 – Principles and Practice combines both the theoretical and hands-on elements of the subject and teaches learners techniques to lift, carry, push and pull objects safely within their individual capabilities.

Manual Handling Course Contents:

The course includes training on the following:

• What is MH
• Operations Regulations
• MH Injuries
• Causes of Injuries
• Risk Avoidance
• Good Handling Techniques

Who is it designed for?

Any person who undertakes manual handling tasks within the workplace including lifting, pushing, pulling, supporting or transferring any loads regardless of weight.

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