About the course
Moving and Handling is so much more than lifting and carrying. Whether we lift, carry, support, push, pull and hold any load, we need to be aware of the correct way to do it. We are only born with one back and we need to look after it. This course will inform you of the legislation surrounding any moving and handling operation, the correct techniques to employ, the process of ergonomics and risk assessing. You should always be safe when moving and handling any load so this course is essential for your health.
Learning Outcomes: This course will cover the following topics; Explain the theory behind moving and handling, Be aware of safe practice using a range of techniques when moving a variety of inanimate loads