Manual handling and the law (MHOR 1992, HASWA 1974, RIDDOR 1995, MHSWR 1999) Moving and handling "Why bother?" Understanding your back Anatomy & Physiology Fit to move: An introduction to ergonomics and the bio-mechanics of movement Your duty of care Assessing the risk A basic guide to lifting
1/2 day (4 hours) In House
1 Day ( Level 2 Award FAA)
On completion of this course candidates will have the knowledge to handle and move objects, avoiding injury through incorrect procedures and lifting techniques.
Classroom (Powerpoint, Handouts, Videos,Written Question Paper)
Practical (Demonstrations, Hands on, practical assessment of lifting techniques)