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Online Manual Handling Training

Online Manual Handling Training for your business…

In the UK the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 make it compulsory for all UK employers to provide this type of training to each of their employees.

Manual Handling is essential for people’s everyday lives at home and in the workplace and so it is no surprise that more than one third of injuries in the workplace are the result of such handling activities. These regulations are in place to protect everyone’s health and help create a healthy workplace environment.

The content of this course covers the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992, helping employers and employees comply with law.

This health and safety training course focuses on how to prevent Manual handling injuries occurring. It is designed to give employees the right skills and correct techniques to lift objects in the Workplace. Now, you don’t want your spine damaged because it can have almost irreversible effects which may affect you for the rest of your life. And for this reason, we highly recommend this course, not only will it help you to comply with the Manual Handling Regulations, but to also look after your employees long term health and wellbeing.

Course overview

  • Understand your Spine and how it works
  • Explain common types of back injuries and how you can avoid them
  • The Law – Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992
  • Techniques and principles of moving and Handling Operations

BOOK NOW - 19.50 written on a buttonThe duration of this online training course is approx 38 minutes (excludes time to take exam) and all delegates get a certificate of competence. You can stop and start the course as and when you like.

And help will be available at all times.

Download full course overview

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