This course focuses on the supervision and management of manual handling tasks within the workplace. The correct management of manual handling can often avoid the need for hazardous manual handling operations. The interactive training style provides practical solutions to manual handling issues.
Any supervisors or management who have a responsibility for employees who carryout manual handling activities in the workplace.
At the end of the course delegates with undertake an examination paper. Successful candidates will receive an Ouch certificate.
6 hours (1 day). This course can be run in-house for up to 10 delegates.
Ofqual accredited: No
Prerequisite: None, however Manual Handling for operators, or equivalent, is recommended
An estimated 1.6 million working days were lost due to handling injuries in 2012/13.