Manual Handling course

The Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 require employers to ensure that all employees are trained and competent in Manual Handling.

Manual Handling accidents account for more than a third of all accidents reported each year to the enforcing authorities. It is estimated that in excess of 500,000 people in Great Britain suffer from a musculoskeletal disorder (MSD) mainly affecting the upper limbs or neck that was caused, or made worse, by their current or past work.

This Manual Handling Training Course provides the necessary information and training for organisations to understand more about the risks associated with Manual Handling, how to undergo a risk assessment and how to ensure appropriate control measures are put in place.

The course covers –

Responsibilities of :

The employer, the employee, Temporary workers & Owners of premises
Assessment of the following areas that can affect any lift

  1. The task itself
  2. The individual
  3. The load
  4. The environment

We also cover how to carry out a Manual Handling Risk Assessments

Course Duration Approx 4 hours

Manual Handling Risk Assessments

(Practical Exercise) & Theory Questions
Half  day course.  Click for price

Health & Safety Course for Managers

HSG 65 (H & S Management Guidance)
Legislation including new more stringent penalties and corporate manslaughter.
Duties and Responsibilities.
Risk Assessment and method statements
Management Systems
Full day training & assessment Click for price

Asbestos Awareness Course

Shorecliffe Training Ltd work to supply this course in conjunction with the company below. Although the training will take place at Shorecliffe Training.