Upon completion of the course participants will be able to:
LO1: Identify excessively heavy or awkward load
LO2: Describe the limitations of the muscular system and spine
LO3: Handle and lift loads safely
LO4: Understand employer and employee responsibilities
Target Trainee Profile
Any personnel whose work involves the manual handling of loads as defined under Health & Safety legislation.
Highly interactive course making good use of demonstration, involvement and practice.
The theory section of this courses is available online.
Assessment & Certification
Delegates are assessed on their ability to meet the requirements set down in the training objectives.
Delegates are issued with a certificate of attendance.
Please inform us of any special needs or other requirements where differentiated learning may be required.
2.5 hours [Classroom-based]
40 mins [Online theory programme plus 1-2-1 or small group on-site practical assessment and training]
We provide specialist training programmes designed specifically to suit job requirements.
We have designed courses for a range of workers including:
Drivers (Sales reps., Delivery drivers etc.), supermarket workers, warehouse operatives, motorcycle couriers and office staff.
Our professional trainers are FETAC approved Manual Handling Instructors.