Manual Handling of Goods and People - Level 2 Accredited
- 31 mins on-demand video
- Full lifetime access
- Access on mobile and TV
- Certificate of Completion
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- The manual handling course is aimed at all levels of employees who may undertake manual handling operations, including the transporting of a load of items by lifting, putting down, pushing, pulling, carrying or moving thereof by hand or by bodily force.
- Learn how to move safely goods and people
The Manual Handling Operations Regulations require employers to ensure that all employees are trained and competent in manual handling.
Manual handling accidents account for more than a third of all accidents reported each year to the enforcing authorities. It is estimated that in excess of 500,000 people in Great Britain suffer from a musculoskeletal disorder (MSD) mainly affecting the upper limbs or neck that was caused, or made worse, by their current or past work.
This Manual Handling Training Course provides the necessary information and training for organisations to understand more about the risks associated with manual handling, how to undergo a risk assessment and how to ensure appropriate control measures are put in place.
Ensures compliance with Health and Safety legislation
Developed by health and safety professionals
Accredited by SPTC
Fully online course and assessment with no time limits
Full audio voiceover
Approximate duration: 30-45 min
- This includes, but is not limited to, professions such as: Warehouse and factory staff Heavy manual labourers Unloading and loading of vehicles Construction and building site workers Office workers Delivery drivers Farmhands