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Manual Handling for Managers

This manual handling for managers course is designed for those with health and safety responsibilities. Manual handling injuries account for more than a third of all workplace accidents reported each year. Understanding the principles of manual handling and what as an employer you should do to protect your employees, will reduce the risk of your organisation adding to the statistics.

This course explores legal responsibilities, hazards, risks and risk reduction, completing risk assessments and handling techniques. It will help you to comply with the law and provide you will the knowledge to improve safety in your workplace.

Lesson 1: Legislation, duties and types of hazards

Lesson 2: Injuries and ill health associated with manual handling

Lesson 3: Hazards and reducing risk

Lesson 4: How to undertake a MAC assessment 

Lesson 5: Completing TILE assessment 

Lesson 6: Manual handling techniques and aids 

Click here to see our CPD certification for this course.

CPD certified – Cost: £15 pp +VAT (£18)

Course duration: 12 months unlimited access to course materials

Place of study: On line distance learning course – learn anywhere, fully mobile – internet access required

Support: Course trainer available to answer queries by email or our social media channels

Average time to complete: 3 hours

Assessment: Mini assessments at the end of each lesson, pass rate of 75% required

Certificate: Self print CPD certified certificate

Recognition: CPD certified by the CPD certification service

Payment: Pay online

Formal accreditation option – Cost: £40 pp +VAT (£48)

Course duration: 12 months unlimited access to course materials

Place of study: On line distance learning course – learn anywhere, fully mobile – internet access required

Support: Course trainer available to answer queries by email or our social media channels

Average time to complete: 4 hours

Assessment: Mini assessments at the end of each lesson, pass rate of 75% required. In addition learners must submit their learner file to their course tutor.

Certificate: Open College Network West Midlands certificate will be sent recorded delivery

Recognition: Formally accredited through Open College Network West Midlands – 1 credit

Payment: Pay online

In house/classroom version – Cost: £450 + travel

Course duration: 1 day (6 hours) for up to 15 learners

Place of study: Venue of your choice

Support: Your trainer will answer any questions on the day, email support for the following week.

Assessment: Targeted questions throughout the day. If formal accreditation is requested learners will submit their learner file.

Certificate: CPD certificate on the day. If formal accreditation is requested the certificates take approx. 1 – 2 weeks.

Recognition: You can choose between CPD certified or a formally recognised accreditation (Formal accreditation incurs an additional cost of £20 pp)

Payment: Contact us to arrange your training day and payment

Learning outcomes

Course code: AB1/2/MR/003      Level: 2           Credits: 3

1. Understand the reasons for safe manual handling

2. Understand how manual handling risk assessments contribute to improving health and safety

3. Understand the principles, types of equipment and testing requirements associated with manual handling safety.

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Manual handling for managers

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  • Easy tracking of learner progress and completion (business perspective)
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Click here to see our CPD certification for this course.

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