What is Manual Handling Training?

Manual Handling Training is about so much more than simply moving loads from one place to another, our specially designed course, gives the participants the skills and knowledge to extend their working life, and eventually enjoy retirement. By providing insight and information into the structure of the body and the types of injuries we suffer and how we can avoid them Donaghy Safety Training Ltd ensure that your employees are both legally compliant and safer in the workplace.

Who Should Attend?

All staff who have a vested interest in learning how to protect their body from damage related to manual handling injuries. Every year approximately 30% of all workplace related injuries are caused by manual handling.

Certification

Successful applicants will receive Donaghy Safety Training Ltd “Skills Card” A photographic evidence of attending and successfully completing a manual handling course

What is Covered?

  • Anatomy of the spine
  • Causes of back pain
  • Returning back to work
  • Moving & Handling Assessments
  • Manual Handling Legislation
  • Principles of safer Moving & Handling
  • Unsafe systems of work
  • Equipment demonstrations & practice
  • Manual Handling Risk Assessment

What Do I Need To Bring With Me?

  • 1 Passport Photo
  • Comfortable Clothing