Project Description

Manual Handling for Managers online training

Manual handling for managers online training
Manual handling for managers online training

£18pp + VAT

CPD certified

£45pp + VAT

Formal accreditation

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This 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 you as an employer 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 with the knowledge to improve safety in your workplace.

Lessons:

1. Legislation, duties and types of hazards

2. Injuries and ill health associated with manual handling

3. Hazards and reducing risk

4. How to undertake a MAC assessment

5. Completing a TILE assessment

6. Manual handling techniques and aids

This manual handling for managers online training course focuses on:

  • Legislation; employers and employees responsibilities
  • Risks and common injuries
  • Types of hazards
  • Risk reduction
  • Risk control hierarchy
  • How to undertake a MAC assessment
  • Completing a TILE assessment
  • Manual handling aids
  • Manual handling techniques

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

All of our courses are certified by the CPD Certification Service. They have been scrutinised by an independent assessor, ensuring they meet national standards.

Click here to see our CPD certification for this course.

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Learning outcomes

Course code: PL7/2/2mr/003
Level: 2
Credits: 1

  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.

Learning options and costs

CPD Certified

£18pp + VAT (£21.60)
  • Duration/access to course materials: 12 months unlimited access
  • Place of study: Online
  • Support: Course trainer available to answer queries by email or our social media channels
  • Average time to complete: 2 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

£45pp + VAT (£54)
  • Duration/access to course materials: 12 months unlimited access
  • Place of study: Online
  • Support: Course trainer available to answer queries by email or our social media channels
  • Average time to complete: 3.5 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

£800plus travel
  • Duration/access to course materials: 1 day (6 hours) for up to 15 learners
  • Place: Venue of your choice
  • Support: Your trainer will answer any questions on the day, email support for the following week
  • Time to complete course: 6 hours
  • 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)
  • Contact us to arrange your training day and payment

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