CIEH Principles Of Manual Handling

Course Information

Principles of Manual Handling is a stand-alone qualification, which complements CIEH Health and Safety programmes.  It is aimed at those who carry out Manual Handling activities at work and introduces students to the hazards of Manual Handling, the risks involved and controls available and what to expect from a manual handling assessment.

Who Should Attend

•All employees would benefit from safe manual handling practices.

Topic Areas Covered

•The process of Manual Handling in the workplace

•Manual Handling injuries and the activities which cause them

•Manual Handling assessment and control options

•Responsibilities imposed by the Manual Handling Operations Regulations.

•Course Content

•Manual Handling In the Workplace

•Manual Handling Injuries and the activities which cause them

•Manual Handling assessment and the control options

•Responsibilities imposed by the Manual Handling Operations Regulations

Course Duration

One Day

Assessment

Multiple-choice examination. Successful candidates receive a CIEH approved certificate