Health and Safety

Introduction

Course Title: Manual Handling Basics
Course Code: HS105

Department: Health and Safety
Course Type: Part Time



A short course designed to give workers an overview of the problems associated with Manual Handling. It will cover their responsibilities and includes practical examples of techniques that can be used to minimize the risk of injury.

Overview

Qualification

Kingston Maurward College Certificate

Course Content

Content and timings can be adjusted to meet the needs of particular workplaces or individual
Responsibilities
How the spine works
Causes of backpain
Common injuries
Proper lifting techniques
Control measures.