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Manual Handling

safety courses IrelandThe Manual handling course is suitable for any employee whose work involves occasional or regular lifting and moving of loads of any description either by hand or with the aid of a mechanical device.  

On completion of this course participants will:

  • Understand the importance of correct Manual Handling
  • Understand the correct methods of Manual Handling
  • Understand their responsibility in carrying out safe Manual Handling practices
  • Reinforce proper lifting techniques
3 hours approximately – maximum of two courses per day
Suitably equipped room, removed from normal day to day operations. An area for practical demonstrations and practice is also required, preferably with loads which are normally handled by trainees.
Digital projector, lap top and screen (provided by Synergy)
U-shaped or classroom style table layout is preferable.
Suitably qualified and experienced tutors.
Minimum: 2, Maximum: 10
Theory and practical application
Written questions/observation
  • Statistics;
  • Evolution;
  • Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005 – Employer and Employee Duties, Consultation, H.S.A.;
  • Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007-2020;
  • Manual handling risk assessments;
  • Anatomy of the human spine;
  • Musculoskeletal system;
  • Posture;
  • Top heavy bending;
  • Back care;
  • Principles of safe lifting (kinetic method);
  • Practical demonstration by tutor;
  • Practical exercises based on risk assessments;
  • Team lifting;
  • Fitness for Work;
  • Post course evaluation;
  • Questions and answers.

Additional Information: Where possible, manual handling risk assessments should be provided in advance of training. This course is interactive and involves a degree of physical fitness and mobility. Attendants should ensure that they wear any safety clothing supplied as part of their work and/or comfortable clothing and footwear.

Certification: A certificate of attendance is awarded to each participant on successful completion of this course. Certificates are valid for three years, in keeping with H.S.A. guidelines on training.

Manual Handling Training

 

 

Course Details:                                

 

Statistics;

Evolution;

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005 – Employer and Employee Duties, Consultation, H.S.A.;

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007/20;

Manual handling risk assessments;

Anatomy of the human spine;

Musculoskeletal system;

Posture;

Top heavy bending;

Back care;

Principles of safe lifting (kinetic method);

Practical demonstration by tutor;

Practical exercises (based on risk assessments where provided);

Team lifting;

Fitness for Work;

Post course evaluation;                             

Questions and answers.

 

Other Information:                           

 This course is interactive and involves a degree of physical fitness and mobility. Attendants should ensure that they wear any safety clothing supplied as part of their work and/or comfortable clothing and footwear.

 

Certification:                                    

A certificate of attendance is awarded to each participant on successful completion of this course. Certificates are valid for three years, in keeping with H.S.A. guidelines on training.

Event Date Wed, 09 Dec, 2020 | 5:30 pm
Event End Date Wed, 09 Dec, 2020 | 8:00 pm
Registration Start Date Wed, 02 Dec, 2020 12:00 am
Spaces 8
Cut off date Wed, 09 Dec, 2020 | 12:05 am
Individual Price Seventy Five Euro
Location
Gorey Business Park
Gorey Business Park, Gorey
Gorey Business Park
€75.00 8

Manual Handling Training

 

 

Course Details:                                

 

Statistics;

Evolution;

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005 – Employer and Employee Duties, Consultation, H.S.A.;

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007/20;

Manual handling risk assessments;

Anatomy of the human spine;

Musculoskeletal system;

Posture;

Top heavy bending;

Back care;

Principles of safe lifting (kinetic method);

Practical demonstration by tutor;

Practical exercises (based on risk assessments where provided);

Team lifting;

Fitness for Work;

Post course evaluation;                             

Questions and answers.

 

Other Information:                           

 This course is interactive and involves a degree of physical fitness and mobility. Attendants should ensure that they wear any safety clothing supplied as part of their work and/or comfortable clothing and footwear.

 

Certification:                                    

A certificate of attendance is awarded to each participant on successful completion of this course. Certificates are valid for three years, in keeping with H.S.A. guidelines on training.

Event Date Sat, 12 Dec, 2020 | 9:30 am
Event End Date Sat, 12 Dec, 2020 | 12:00 pm
Registration Start Date Wed, 02 Dec, 2020 12:00 am
Spaces 8
Cut off date Sat, 12 Dec, 2020 12:00 am
Individual Price Seventy Five Euro
Location
Gorey Business Park
Gorey Business Park, Gorey
Gorey Business Park
€75.00 8

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Gorey Business Park,
Gorey, Co. Wexford.

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