Course reference number: 09958
Level: Level 1/ Awareness
Delivery method: Online
Minimum age to enrol: 18+
WHO IS THE COURSE DESIGNED FOR
This course is intended to provide a better understanding of the key aspects of manual handling and its risks.
This course is designed to give the learner a good understanding of how to safely undertake a manual handling operation. It covers topics including: what is manual handling; the legal requirements behind manual handling operations; risk assessment; manual handling techniques; etc.
The course is delivered in partnership with Digital College and is accredited by Highfield Awarding Body.
The course is formed of seven modules, delivered online in an interactive way. The course is fully developed to be responsive and can be accessed from any devices (e.g PC, laptops, tablets, smartphones etc).
- What do we mean by the term, Manual Handling”?
- Legal Requirements
- Problems that can be caused by incorrect manual handling
- The Structure and Function of the Spine
- Assessing the Risks of Manual Handling Operations
- Manual Handling Techniques
- Employer Responsibilities
The course is assessed online, through a variety of interactive quizzes.
Once passed, you will receive a digital certificate.
For printed certificates, please contact the Customer Support.
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration One hour
- Skill level Level 1/ Awareness
- Language English
- Students 1147
- Certificate Yes
- Assessments Yes