Manual Handling

Suitable for all employees, this interactive e-learning course will provide learners with a basic understanding of the procedures to follow when manual handling in order to reduce the risk of injury and minimise bad practice.

  • Developed with Health & Safety Professionals
  • Follows HSE advice and best practice
  • High Quality Training Experience
  • Instant Online Access - available 24/7
  • Certificate available upon completion


manual-handling
£ 25.00 each
£ 22.50 per unit for buying at least 11
£ 16.50 per unit for buying at least 36
+
Discounts for multiple purchases

About The Course

Following the guidance provided by the Health and Safety Executive, this course will provide a basic understanding of the do’s and don’ts of manual handling, helping to minimise bad practice and reduce the risk of injury.

Aims of the course

The course aims to make employees aware of the risks associated with manual handling and ensure that they are able to recognise common hazards. Through interactive examples, learners will be provided with information about the components of a suitable assessment and how to take positive preventative actions as well as discussing workplace precautions

Who is it for?

This certificated course is aimed at all employees who may undertake manual handling operations as part of their job role.



Course content

1. INTRODUCTION
Regulations, employer’s duties, employee’s duties.

2. DEFINING THE PROBLEM
Where do injuries occur? High risk tasks and activities.

3. AVOIDING
Do you need to move it? Automate the process.

4. ASSESSING
Introduction to assessment, making an assessment, safety guidelines.

5. REDUCING THE RISK
Reducing the risk, techniques - lifting, pushing and pulling.

6. ASSESSMENT
A short assessment comprising of a series of questions to test your knowledge and understanding of the course.

 

How's it delivered?

Our courses conform to SCORM and AICC E-Learning industry standards which means they can be delivered via most learning management systems. Alternatively, if your organisation is looking for a simple and easy to use management system for administrating, distributing and managing e-learning course online then we can also deliver the course via REALSENSE's own platform, ActiVbase.

Many of our courses are also now deliverable on iPAD, tablet and smartphone as well as deliverable via traditional methods including CD-Rom, and USB memory stick. For information regarding your specific requirements please contact a member of the team.

Tech Spec

Operating System/Browser Windows: Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)
Mac: Safari (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)
Mobile: Safari in Apple iOS 10 or later, Google Chrome in Apple iOS 10 or later, Google Chrome in Android OS 4.4 or later
Internet Speed 1Mbps or higher
Adobe Flash Player (Only required for some courses)
Adobe Flash Player 10.3 or later plus any of these web browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)
Mac: Safari (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)