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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  course delivered by NEBOSH-qualified instructors.  On successful  completion, delegates will receive a Manual Handling Train the Trainer certificate. The course provides the tools and expertise needed to confidently deliver Manual Handling training at work. Furthermore, you will be able to easily comply with relevant legistation and best practice.

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

Delivered: At your place of work. This allows us to tailor the training to your requirements.

Duration: Usually 1 to 3 days depending on delegate numbers and delegates’ prior experience. Call for more information 0370 118 8000.

Manual Handling Train The Trainer : Benefits To You

 

  • You will become a competent manual handling trainer.
  • Therefore you can  help reduce the risks in your workplace of MSDs and work-related injuries.
  • You will be able to teach your staff.  Your training spend will reduce as a result.
  • You will have a customisable toolkit containing  all you need to deliver a Manual Handling course.
  • You will learn how to carry out an assessment prior to manual handling. This is important in order to reduce risk.
  • Training staff to help prevent accidents and injuries thus leading to a reduction in staff sickness.
  • An engaging and interactive course therefore keeping you engaged throughout.
  • Because you are assessed on your delivery skills, you can maximise your 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.

I felt the course was very comprehensive and provided some excellent suggestions for our organisation

— TDX

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

Manual Handling Train the Trainer Course Overview

 

The course will equip you with everything you need to be a manual handling instructor.  

On completion, you will understand to carry out an assessment of the risk before undertaking a manual handling task.

You will:

  • Learn the correct techniques for lifting and moving and mechanical aids and strategies to use in order to reduce risk.
  • Be aware of the legal requirements placed on employers as laid out in the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 and other legislation.
  • Learn how to use effective training techniques.
  • Practise your delivery of a Manual Handling course whilst being observed by your trainer.

On completion, your training toolkit 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 and highly qualified health and safety trainer.

Manual Handling Train the 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:  practise 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.

 

Learning Outcomes

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.
  • Carry out a manual handling risk assessment.
  • Teach delegates how to carry out a manual handling risk assessment.
  • Understand basic human anatomy and its relationship to safe lifting techniques.
  • Appreciate disorders and injuries to the spine that occur due to incorrect manual handling. For instance, incorrect manual handling can cause MSD (musculoskeletal disorders).
  • Provide manual handling information and handouts to employees on request.
  • Understand the requirements of the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 and associated guidance

 

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 a manual handling session competently.

 

Location

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

 

Duration

Usually 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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