The Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 is the main piece of legislation dealing with manual handling. It sets out the main duties for employers and employees. This Manual Handling of Objects training course will ensure you meet these manual handling regulations and give your staff the necessary information to help reduce the risk of injury.
About this Manual Handling of Inanimate Objects Training Course
In 2017/18, the HSE reported that a huge 469,000 workers suffered musculoskeletal disorders, with a staggering 40% of those being back injuries. Therefore, a Manual Handling training course is vitally important for your staff to understand the correct standard procedure on how to properly handle objects in the safest way possible. Days of work lost to bad manual handling practices can be incredibly costly. Cover your back, and theirs.
This Manual Handling online training course will teach your staff the dangers associated with handling and lifting inanimate objects, how to carry out a manual handling risk assessment and the principles and practices of safe handling. This online course can be delivered via e-learning, webinars, or blended learning. Once successfully completed, you will receive a downloadable Manual Handling of Inanimate Objects Awareness certificate.
The aim of this online Manual Handling of Inanimate Objects Awareness course is to greater increase your knowledge of manual handling, its risks and the correct lifting techniques and control measures. It follows the requirements of the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 (MHOR).