Manual handling, especially incorrect manual handling, is one of the most common causes of work place injury. Our manual handling online course helps train your employees. Undoubtedly this will go a long way to giving them greater awareness of the dangers that poor manual handling poses. Furthermore being aware of the associated risks to long term health and mobility.
To try and combat manual handling problems, the Manual Handling Operations Regulations were introduced. The Regulations lay out duties for both employees and employers. They give a general requirement that employees must be trained to manually handle correctly including the use of any equipment their employer provides to handle loads safely.
The Manual Handling online course consists of 6 modules with questions at the end of each module.
This course is approved by CPD Certification Service and the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management the course is worth 2 CPD points. Our IIRSM and CPD approved courses are owned by VideoTile Learning Ltd and distributed under licence.
Approx. 75 minutes
Upon successful completion you will be able to download a certificate for printing.
Manual handling covers a wide range of activities and incorrect manual handling is one of the most common causes of injury at work. The nature of the load itself doesn't matter if you have to use your muscles, then it's manual handling and, well, you're in danger.
You are given the chance to review all your answers at the end of each module before final submission and you will be given 3 attempts at each module to achieve a pass rate of 75%.
£27.50 per license (RRP £35)- You will need a separate license for each participant. Discounts are available for bulk purchases of 10 or more licences (across any topics.) Contact us for more details.