Summary Online Manual Handling Training Course for Schools If employees within your school are undertaking potentially hazardous manual handling activities, then it is a legal requirement under the Manual Handling Operations Regulations to ensure that effective training is provided.
More than 25% of the accidents reported each year to the HSE are associated with Manual Handling, many of these occur within schools due to caretaker and site services officer’s activity. First Health and Safety’s manual handling awareness training online courses will provide your staff with the knowledge to reduce the risks from manual handling activities and understand the basic technique for completing a safe lift.
The course is designed for those members of staff who are required to undertake manual handling of inanimate objects, it is not designed for the moving and handling of pupils.
By the end of the course you will have learned about:
Identify the costs associated with manual handling injury
Understand the legal requirements and guidelines associated with manual handling
Carry out a basic TILE risk assessment before lifting a load
Understand the principles of a safe lifting technique
Outline measures that can be implemented to reduce the risk of injury
School and College Manual handling course content
Introduction to manual handling
Manual handling Injuries
TILE Assessment Process
Multiple Choice Questions
Certification upon completion CPD Approved
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Hours of Operation
Mon - Fri: 8am - 5pm Sat - Closed Sun - Closed
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