Manual Handling Operations Regulations were introduced to to try and combat Manual Handling problems. It is one of the most common causes of workplace injury. The Regulations lay out duties for both employees and employers and give general requirements that employees must be trained to manually handle correctly to avoid injury.
This course is primarily aimed at anyone who may need to lift items as part of their duties, however the information is applicable to any workplace environment.
Understand the reasons why you need to know how to move and handle objects correctly
Know the key pieces of legislation that relate to manual handling
Understand the responsibilities of employees and employers
Know the basic theory of how the spine works, common injuries and how to avoid them
Free Risk Assessment Forms.
At the end of the course you will be given a test of 20 multiple choice questions. The required pass rate is 85%. You will be able to download and print (if required) a digital certificate on completion of the course. Main course certificates last 3 years. (Refresher courses are available and recommended every 12 months).
All our courses have been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
Main Course: Approximately 40 minutes (excluding time taken for the final exams).
Online 24/7, allowing users to participate when ever and where ever convenient.
Training courses can been done on mobile and iPad devices.
System keeps records of all exam attempts, certificates (5 year history).
System produces certificates for users that complete any online training course that consists of a final exam (20 randomly selected questions) with a pass rate of 85%
Upload system data through csv formats
Know what progress all your staff are making at any one time.