Manual Handling & Slips, Trips and Falls £55 - Training Plus - Health & Safety Courses
Certificate of Competence

Course Summary

Manual Handling
This course provides an introduction to manual handling; what it is; the injuries it can cause; and how these can be prevented. Safe handling techniques and best practices are shown, and interactive scenarios are used to demonstrate the real-life application of these techniques.
Duration: 60 Minutes
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Slips, Trips and Falls
In this course, you will discover the common reasons these types of accidents happen, and explore what can be done to prevent and avoid them.
Duration: 15 Minutes

Manual Handling Course Details

• Describe and demonstrate how to carry out safe manual handling, including good handling technique
• Describe how to carry loads and put them down safely
• Describe how to conduct specific manual handling tasks
• Explain how to carry difficult loads
• Explain how to risk assess manual handling situations
• Explain the importance of using rest breaks
• Explain the term ergonomics and how it can affect manual handling tasks
• Identify an individual’s manual handling capability
• Identify common manual handling injuries and their causes
• Identify your employer’s  responsibilities for preventing manual handling injuries

Slips, Trips and Falls

• Define slips, trips and falls
• Identify who is responsible for health and safety at work and the prevention of slips, trips and falls
• Identify the most common causes of slips, trips and falls
• Explain how to prevent slips, trips and falls
• Define slips, trips and falls
• Identify who is responsible for health and safety at work and the prevention of slips, trips and falls
• Identify the most common causes of slips, trips and falls
• Explain how to prevent slips, trips and falls

Upon a successful pass, you will be issued with a Printable Certificate of Competence valid for 1 Year.