Manual Handling and Lifting Safety Appreciation

In Balmedie

Price on request

Description

  • Typology

    Course

  • Location

    Balmedie (Scotland)

  • Duration

    Flexible

Description

To teach the principles of Human Kinetics, the relevant job safety knowledge involved in Kinetic Handling and the correct methods of manual lifting, carrying and lowering various loads and objects. This course meets the relevant statutory requirements of the employer in the respect of the provision of adequate training for this application and is based upon proposed EEC Regulations for Manual Lifting and Handling. Course Content. Health & Safety at Work Act. Statutory Requirements. Concept of Human Kinetics. Facts on Backs. Lifting Safely. Posture. Hand Mechanics. Manual Lifting.
Suitable for: Persons who carry dangerous substances on public roads in tanks, tank containers and packages (drums, cylinders etc).

Facilities

Location

Starts

Balmedie (Aberdeenshire)
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Hill Of Menie, AB23 8YD

Starts

On request

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Course programme

Manual Handling and Lifting Safety Appreciation

Designed for

Persons who carry dangerous substances on public roads in tanks, tank containers and packages (drums, cylinders etc).

Objectives

To teach the principles of Human Kinetics, the relevant job safety knowledge involved in Kinetic Handling and the correct methods of manual lifting, carrying and lowering various loads and objects.

This course meets the relevant statutory requirements of the employer in the respect of the provision of adequate training for this application and is based upon proposed EEC Regulations for Manual Lifting and Handling.

Course Content

• Health & Safety at Work Act
• Statutory Requirements
• Concept of Human Kinetics
• Facts on Backs
• Lifting Safely
• Posture
• Hand Mechanics
• Manual Lifting
• Pushing and Pulling
• Problems of Handling
• Strain Prevention
• Movement Analysis
• Use of Barrows (where applicable)

Suitability

Classroom for instruction and suitable loads and objects to lift for practical training.

Duration

1/2 or 1 day depending on requirements.

Manual Handling and Lifting Safety Appreciation

Price on request