The Health & Safety at Work Act 1974, Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations 1992 and the Manual handling Operations 1992 (revised 1998) states employers should provide safe equipment and safe systems of work, provide information and training for staff and carry out a risk assessment.
Duration: 4 Hours
Laws and Regulations
Risk Assessment of you working environment
How injuries occur
Prevention of injury - Biomechanics
General back care
Summary – principles of safer manual handling
Practical session – moving inanimate objects
At the end of this course there will be a short written test paper. Each successful student will receive a certificate of attendance.
Course fees: This course is £450.00 for up to 10 people (CIEH course has added costs for exam fee’s), this includes us supplying handouts and certificates. Alternatively the cost is £65:00 per person to attend our venue
You will be required to supply a suitable training room with a television, video flipchart stand. Also a suitable area for the practical session.