VERY IMPORTANT – it is essential that you and your manager read the attached COVID-19 Risk Assessment Guidance for Training Participants before attending this training.
This course is recommended for you, if you are required to lift, carry or move objects as part of your role.
This training will help you to identify any manual handling issues within your area of work and carry out a risk assessment for load handling activities.
You will learn about the anatomy of the spine and the mechanics of the back. You will also be shown the correct way to move, lift and carry loads, in order to reduce your risk of injury. .
Please find attached a copy of the Object Handling Risk Assessment Template, this will be discussed during the training.
It is recommended that this training is refreshed every 3 years.