Classroom-based theory and practical business courses for a wide range of sectors
Moving & Handling of Loads
Half-Day Session Theory & Practical
The working environment often involves moving, lifting, pushing and pulling loads. Our training highlights the risks of moving and handling. It provides learners with the knowledge and skills required for safe moving and handling without causing injury to themselves or their colleagues.
This course is an interactive program that includes group discussion, trainer presentation, quizzes, videos and a chance for everyone to get involved.
The course covers a range of subjects, centred-on correct Moving and Handling to ensure the safety of the learner and those around them.
What is Moving & Handling?
Recognising risk factors and how injuries can occur
Understanding employer and employee responsibilities
Legislation and local policies
Additional advice and information
Principles of good back care
Risk management and assessments, including on-the-spot assessments
Choosing suitable risk control strategies, resources and support
This course aims to increase the learners’ awareness of mental health to ensure they are equipped to deal appropriately with the needs of colleagues, family members or service-users who may be experiencing mental health issues.