Project Description

Manual Handling for Employees online training

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Manual handling for staff online training

£18pp + VAT

CPD certified

£45pp + VAT

Formal accreditation

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We are all at risk from manual handling injuries. Manual handling injuries account for over a third of all workplace accidents reported each year. This manual handling for employees’ course explores how the law protects you as an employee and what to expect from your employer.

This course covers common hazards, risks and risk reduction, completing a TILE assessment and manual handling techniques. It will provide you with practical information and guidance which will reduce the risk of you suffering from injuries associated with manual handling.

Lessons:

1. Legislation, duties and types of hazards

2. Injuries and ill health associated with manual handling

3. Hazards and reducing risk

4. Completing a TILE assessment

5. Manual handling techniques and aids

This manual handling for staff online training course focuses on:

  • Legislation; employers and employees’ responsibilities
  • Risk and common injuries
  • Different types of hazards
  • Risk reduction
  • Risk control hierarchy
  • 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: HD2/2/MR/002
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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