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Manual Handling Train the Trainer

Manual Handling Train the Trainer

Our highly interactive Manual Handling Train the Trainer course is ideal for any organisation wishing to deliver their own manual handling training to staff.

Our Manual Handling Train the Trainer course is an assessed and certificated course delivered by NEBOSH-qualified instructors and it provides the tools and expertise needed to confidently deliver Manual Handling training at work.

All delegates are provided with the tools and materials they need to deliver a Manual Handling Awareness course in their place of work.

Duration: Usually 2 to 3 days depending on delegate numbers. Call for more information 0370 118 8000.

Carol has done an excellent job of making a complex subject user friendly. I feel confident to asses fellow staff members thanks to her help.

— Xodus Group Limited

Manual Handling Train The Trainer : Benefits To You

 

  •  Teaching your staff to train others reduces your training spend considerably.
  •  You will have a customisable toolkit containing  everything you need to deliver a Manual Handling course.
  •  You will learn how to carry out a risk assessment prior to a manual handling task, therefore reducing the risk of injury.
  •  Training staff to help prevent accidents and injuries leads to less staff sickness.
  •  A brilliant, interactive course keeps delegates engaged.
  •  Through being observed and assessed delegates learn how to maximise their training effectiveness.
  •  Help ensure compliance with current legislation.
  •  Get great value for by training up to 10 staff at once.
  •  We can customise this course to suit your needs. Please call 0370 118 8000 for details.

We also deliver Manual Handling training.  See here for details.

Call us now on 0370 118 8000 for advice on our Manual Handling Train the Trainer course

Manual Handling Train the Trainer Course Overview

 

The Manual Handling Train the Trainer Course will equip you with everything you need as an instructor in order to train others to deliver manual handling training in your place of work.

You will learn how to carry out an assessment of the risk before undertaking a manual handling task, correct techniques for lifting and moving and mechanical aids and strategies to use in order to reduce risk.

You will learn about the legal requirements placed on employers under the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 (HSWA) Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 (MHOR) (as amended 2002) Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999.

Effective training techniques will be taught to you and you will be given the opportunity to practise your delivery of a Manual Handling course whilst being observed by your trainer.

On completion, your trainer resources will be sent to you so that you can start teaching without delay.

Our Manual Handling Train the Trainer course is delivered to you by a highly experienced health and safety trainer.

 

Course Content

 

  •  Defining a manual handling task
  •  The legal requirements and how to achieve compliance
  •  Work-related injuries and the consequences of poor manual handling
  •  Anatomy of the spine
  •  Correct manual handling techniques and safe systems of work
  •  How to risk assess all manual handling tasks
  •  Techniques for safe manual handling
  •  Delivery/presentation skills and training techniques
  •  Delivering a manual handling training session: this session allows delegates to practise their delivery whilst being observed and coached by the trainer.

 

Who should attend?

 

The Manual Handling Train the Trainer course is suitable for you if your job requires you to instruct others on the correct lifting and handling of loads. The course is aimed at a wide range of staff including:

  •  Facilities Managers
  •  Health and Safety personnel
  •  Warehouse Managers
  •  Health and Social Care Managers
  •  Anyone else who is responsible for training staff in correct manual handling techniques.

 

Course Aims

 

Our Manual Handling Train the Trainer course will equip you with all the skills and tools necessary for you to confidently deliver courses to your colleagues.

On completion of this course, successful delegates will be able to:

Manage and deliver a Manual Handling Training session.
Teach delegates how to carry out a Manual Handling Risk Assessment.
Understand basic human anatomy and bio-mechanics and their relationship to safe lifting techniques.
Understand the impact unsafe manual handling can have such as Work Related Upper Limb Disorders and injuries to the spine.
Provide manual handling information and handouts to employees on request.
Understand the requirements of the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 and associated guidance

For an overview of the Aims and Course Outline of the course you will be able to deliver after completing our training, please refer to our Manual Handling Awareness Course page.

 

Assessment

 

This course is assessed by lesson observation and a written exam paper. A pass is awarded to all delegates who can demonstrate their ability to deliver Manual Handling Awareness competently.

 

Location

 

Our Manual Handling Train the Trainer course is delivered at your place of work.

 

Duration

 

Two or three days depending on delegate numbers.

Call 0370 118 8000 to book your Manual Handling Train the Trainer course

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