UTS | Manual Handling
Please call 0121 326 8696 for full information on manual handling courses
Duration: 1/2 day
Group Size: Maximum 12 delegates
Who should attend: All persons who’s employment duties includes lifting, carrying or manoeuvring loads of any size or description manually.
Pre-requisites: All delegates must be physically fit and mentally mature
Course aims: The enable all delegates to be able to carry out manual handling activities in their workplace safely and minimise the risk of injury
Upon completion of the course the candidate will be able to:
- Identify all manual handling activities
- List the risks associated with manual handling
- Demonstrate the correct ergonomic and kinetic approach to lifting and moving objects
- State how to look after their back
Certification: All delegates will be required to complete a written question paper and a practical assessment.