This course looks at the generic factors of Moving & Handling loads which can be tailored to suit the candidates own work environment.

Providing an awareness of the risks to their spine from improper lifting, candidates will participate in a variety of exercises aimed at safe practice and discuss the merits of moving equipment.

Course Content:

  • Legislation
  • Workplace policy
  • Anatomy of the spine
  • Risk assessment
  • Safe handling principles
  • Unsafe handling principles
  • Practical demonstration and participation of moving loads
  • Use of equipment

Course Duration:

4 hours
A Certificate of attendance will be awarded on completion of the course.