On completion of this course, participants will be able to:
Perform manual handling tasks specific to their workplace competently to a recognized standard.
Complete a Dynamic Risk Assessment of a Manual Handling Task. This is performed using the T.I.L.E method
- T – Task
- I – Individual
- L – Load
- E – Environment
A 1/2 day course that places a firm emphasis on practical implementation of the course objectives
Prior knowledge of the organisations manual handling challenges will be essential for customization of the course. This Course is essential for anyone involved in the movement of loads.
Definition of Manual handling.
Employer / Employee Responsibilities.
The Musculo – Skeletal System.
Types of Manual Handling Injuries.
Mechanics Of Movement.
Principles Of Safe Handling.
Practical Manual Handling.