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MANUAL HANDLING AWARENESS

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My Manual Handling Awareness training is designed to provide participants the skills and knowledge to carry out all manual handling tasks in a safe manner and is fully compliant under the HSA guidelines and The Health, Safety and Welfare Act 2005. Onsite delivery allow me as an instructor tailor this course  to your staff and their working  environment resulting in a more impactful and relevant training experience that directly translates to safer manual handling practices within your workplace.

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Who should take this course?

All workers in all sectors must take this course by law, especially those who may have to handle heavy loads and risk back injuries. This includes workers in cleaning, retail, housekeeping, kitchen porter, construction, warehouse, and food packaging, clothing shops, retail, wholesale transportation, delivery drivers, manufacturing, mechanic, office workers. 

 

The Course Objectives: 

This course teaches participants how to perform manual handling tasks (light or heavy) safely, including how to assess risks (task, individual, load, environment) and perform safe lifts to avoid spinal, muscle, ligament or tendon injuries.

Under the Health, Safety & Welfare at Work Act 2005, employers must provide employees with adequate instructions, information, and training in a way that is likely to be understood. Because Manual handling training is "Job Specific" it is important that employers have there new staff retained even if they have a Manual handling cert in date from previous employment.

  • Prices start as low as €39

  • Duration: Allow 3 hours

  • Certification: 3 Years

  • Max Students: 12 per course or 24 per day

  • Flexible delivery options available  (Live online, Blended Training, Live onsite)

  • Theory test and  Practical assessment

  • Group Discounts given

 

The Following topics are covered in my Manual Handling Training Program: 

  • The risks of manual handling

  • Legal requirements

  • Skeletal structure and anatomy 

  • Risk reduction methods

  • How to assess the risks of a manual handling task

  • How to use mechanical aids to reduce the risk of manual handling injuries

  • Safe lifting techniques

  • How to prevent manual handling injuries

Who should attend?

This course is designed for employees who are involved in manual handling activities in their workplace.

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will:

  • Possess the knowledge and skills necessary to carry out manual handling tasks safely and effectively in the workplace.

  • Receive a certificate which is valid for three years.

Please reach out to me if you have any questions:

Call: 0876772847 or Email me 

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